“Exit West is a smart, sympathetic, and deeply human story . . .”
“a remarkable piece of writing in its building of suspense and horror . . .”
This book is a warm tale about sibling rivalry and the importance of family.
“a very readable and enjoyable picture book.”
"Faye’s prose seduces readers . . ."
Writer Michael Sims, on a recent New York Times Book Review podcast, called Sherlock Holmes the “first modern super hero.”
“Coover’s Huck Out West stands alongside Twain’s original as a worthy companion to that of the master storyteller of the 19th century.”
Like Batman, Spider-Man, Sherlock Holmes, and Wonder Woman, Flash Gordon has lived through several reincarnations. But his essence is always the same.
“a charming and very satisfying read.”
“In Farleigh Field delivers the same entertainment mixed with intellectual intrigue and realistic setting for which Bowen has earned awards . . .”
“Agents of Dreamland is an exquisitely haunting read, full of mesmerizing prose, unsettling images, and profoundly disturbing implications.”
“Buchanan writes with a sharp and original artist’s eye of her own.”
“House of Penance is a masterpiece . . . Brilliantly written and beautifully illustrated.”
“The Lost Book of the Grail may send readers on their own searches for more Charlie Lovett novels.”
Ayelet Gundar-Goshen’s (One Night, Markovitch) second novel Waking Lions starts as a moral drama in its first 14 chapters and becomes a suspenseful crime thriller in its final 11.
Forget the ubiquitous British bulldog: spider-eyelashed girls, mini skirts riding ever upward, were liberation’s new logo in Swinging Sixties England.
“a feel-good debut novel that’s hard to walk away from.”
An unfinished science fiction novel by Nobel Prize winning poet Czeslaw Milosz . . . sounds intriguing doesn’t it? Unfortunately the pitch is much stronger than the final product.
“Listen up, Netanya baby! We’re gonna throw down the mother of all shows tonight . . . Yeah, open up that hook, table ten, set ’em free . . . there you go!”
“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.”
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
Everyone has skeletons in their closets and deals with problems at one time or another.
“The art is top notch, and the writing is excellent.”