“a highly engaging, charming read . . .”
". . . a gripping historical novel . . ."
Is it better to leave the dead alone or bring them back into our lives?
“Andrew Wyeth’s vision of her in the painting returns to Christina her sense of self, for she knows that through this painting she will be truly seen.”
Groundhog’s Runaway Shadow is a fascinating story about friendship and acceptance.
Everyone has skeletons in their closets and deals with problems at one time or another.
Encircling, the brilliantly structured first novel of a trilogy by Norwegian author Carl Frode Tiller, seamlessly translated by Barbara J.
The Mother’s Promise is a chick-lit tearjerker that nevertheless conveys with sympathy and some depth the stories of four Northern California women who face difficult health and family pro
“The Schooldays of Jesus explores a striking quest for meaning.”
“The art is top notch, and the writing is excellent.”
“there is a good deal to get excited about in pondering the future work of Chanelle Benz.”
Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson is the story of Mary Addison who allegedly murdered a baby girl when she was only nine years old.
“Saunders sustains his great talent.”
Heartbreak Hotel, the 32nd novel in the Alex Delaware series by Jonathan Kellerman, begins with an enticing hook.
Georgia Hunter presumably loves her family and didn’t want to insult anyone when she set out to write a fictionalized account of how these well-to-do, assimilated Polish Jews survived the Holocaust
“The Third Hell is one hell of a good story.”
Emily Robbins has written a lyrical story about love in nearly all of its manifestations.
What a strange, bizarre, wandering, surreal, hard-to-explain but easy-to-feel book Shadowbahn is.
Superman: The Golden Age Omnibus, Volume 3 is the third installment in the Superman Omnibus series. It is comprised of Action Comics No. 48–65, Superman No.
Healing is a theme that pervades Aharon Appelfeld’s prolific fiction (Blooms of Darkness; Until the Dawn’s Light; and Suddenly, Love; all reviewed on NYJB) and challenges his Shoa
Imagine you’re a young mother whose two children have vanished. Imagine you’re divorced and sleeping around. Imagine you’re a waitress who likes provocative clothes and makeup.
“The novel’s mercurial prose may take some readers out of the reading experience, but then, this style is a bit of an acquired taste.”
“Black Feathers is a well-conceived and -executed anthology, and a showcase of some of the finest speculative and weird fiction of 2017.”
“a compelling story conveying a powerful social and cultural critique along with a marvelous portrait of the beauties and wonders of Kenya . . .”
"You're not safe out on your own right now," Bronko tells her. "None of us are."