The saga of Xanther and her cat continue in The Familiar, Volume 2: Into the Woods, by Mark Z. Danielewski. But questions arise when her father Anwar takes them to the vet.
There’s nothing like the company of a great book while traveling, a novel that demands the reader return and rewards him or her with the type of pleasure approximating a delicious secret.
“I’d always tried to seek the truth and to faithfully record the spontaneous overflow of accidents that life is.
No one does spooky without the supernatural element better than Ruth Ware, and The Woman in Cabin 10 is proof for any who doubt it.
“Five out of five stars for this debut novel.”
In eastern Persia a couple of millennia ago an earthquake buries a fictional city that legend has it was inhabited by descendants of the ten lost northern tribes of ancient Israel.
In early December 1922, Ernest Hemingway was in Switzerland on assignment as a correspondent for the Toronto Daily Star, covering the Lausanne Peace Conference.
From the margins of society arise a unique cast of characters who take turns narrating the tale in The Sunlight Pilgrims.
"Lost Along the Way is a light summer read . . ."
“No—to friendships that are worth more than any argument.”
Bob the Artist is a 32-page hardcover picture book about self-acceptance and bullying.
What happens when a creative woman does what she's supposed to instead of what she wants most?
Tor is really knocking it out of the park with these short novels and novellas they've been publishing recently. The Ghoul King is another good one.
Some novels grab you by the shirt collar and yank you in. Others walk away with little more than a coy glance over the shoulder, trusting that you’ll follow.
“Security is a fast-paced, highly evolved thriller that clearly marks Wohlsdorf as a force to be reckoned with.”
“Indra Das writes with strength and beauty.”
“Silva lives up to his reputation as a foremost writer of spy thrillers. This book turns its own pages!”
Kate and Hannah have been best friends since the day in fifth grade when Hannah stood up for Kate after a boy tried to look up her dress.
Alexandra Oliva has set the bar high in her debut novel The Last One.
Were you planning to place a loved one in a retirement home sometime soon?
Don’t do it. Send them to prison instead!
Being a first-generation American college student is hard enough, but when you throw an international immigration battle right in the middle of your neighborhood, life can get absolutely chaotic.
The biggest problem with Josefine Klougart’s One of Us Is Sleeping is that the one asleep is probably the reader.
Mary Mallon, “Typhoid Mary” as she was best known, was an Irish immigrant who worked as a cook in several well-to-do homes, but that was not what she was best known for.
Alan Furst is the empathetic king of deeply researched historical fiction set in WWII Europe. His heroes are intelligent men attracted to complex women.
Veterinarian Maggie is not herself after being attacked near her Chicago home nine months ago.