“In a world of insanity, a world of nightmare, it is often impossible to distinguish love from hate.”
“The Broken Hours is a lovely homage to the fantastic dreams of the often heartsick writer who inspired it . . .”
“clever, filled with puns and acerbic wit, and good fun to read . . .”
All seven of the adult Justus siblings are together in their childhood home on Cape Cod facing the impending demise of their father.
“a love story that is also a survival story of beauty and hope.”
“The Girl Who Knew Too Much is a fun, spunky, read . . .”
“a ride you won’t want to miss.”
Love, in the world of Paula Priamos’ new novel Inside V, is powerful, primal, obsessive, and deadly. Former L.A.
“proceeds at a brisk pace and accomplishes the theme of alternate history with style and intelligence, offering up a fascinating glimpse of What if?”
“Free of Vikings, Björk, or enraptured paeans to volcanic landscapes and icy shores, The Outlaw presents Iceland as experienced by a troubled boy.
Many writers have written about the immigrant experience, but most focus on the tension between generations: how the older generations of immigrants—those fresh off the boat, so to speak—want to re
“one of the author's main achievements lies in forcing us to consider the intersection of the personal and political . . .”
“Although not quite a horror novel, nor even an outright ghost story in the classical sense, Moriah is nonetheless a story about people being haunted by ghosts.”
“a psychological puzzle box that ultimately explores multiple levels of illicit passions.”
Walter Benjamin (1892–1940) was a German philosopher with controversial theories about everything from art, literature, politics, economics, and the gamut in between.
“astringent observations make these stories an entertaining and compellingly provocative read.”
“Rene Depestre’s masterpiece and one of the greatest examples of Haitian literature.”
All Systems Red is the story of a Murderbot who doesn't much get around to murdering, partly because TV is so good and partly because of social anxiety over bonding with humans.
Many people believe that writing a good short story is easier than writing a novel. Though each genre has its own challenges, many writers have pointed out that, in fact, the opposite is true.
Anne Hillerman’s Song of the Lion follows a path well trodden in cultural police procedurals.
The Star Wars franchise, with its blockbuster feature films, Disney animated series, and bestselling novels, needs no introduction.
“From Italy’s agricultural heartland, largely an autodidact, Walter Ferranini doubts the sincerity of claims for the dignity accorded labor by ideological spokesmen for the post-war communist regim
The desperate lives of Christians in many Muslim majority countries is no secret.
This fifth and last book of Lady Trent's Memoirs, Within the Sanctuary of Wings travels into one of the last unexplored places in her world in search of a new kind of dragon, just as war t
Buffalo Soldier is less of a short novel and more of an introduction to a world.