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“Lee Markham’s The Truants is a welcome and memorable addition to the vampire subgenre, full of original ideas and some nightmarishly vivid imagery.”

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Hard as it is to believe, the iPhone is a decade old. It seems as though everyone has been talking on one, walking head down staring at one, or taking photos with one forever.

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This collection of nine short stories by Man Booker Prize–shortlisted British author Sarah Hall has a focus on the female experience—particularly of love and sex, pregnancy and motherhood—and the w

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“Atlanta Noir could well turn out to be Akashic’s best work to date.”

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The urban doughnut, in planning parlance, has inverted.

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“a graphic portrayal of a dirty, ugly slice of life . . . Recommended for anyone seeking to know more about the drug cartels that threaten society.”

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Book one of the Waning Moon Duology introduces us to five sister-princesses who discover that their lavish life in the palace is not everything they think it is.

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“We can only hope that Bouman has enough creative capital . . . to produce a better effort next time around.”

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“They are unhinged, mentally ill, and represent a clear and present danger to the world.”

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“there ought to have been more to Less than the sum of its parts.”

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In the first two decades of the 20th century in the United States, the national mood changed radically from one of heady optimism to dissolution.

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As a general matter, historians tell the stories of great men (and sometimes women) and the events that made them prominent.

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