“A powerful story encased in an even more powerful narration in which love and cruelty rise, intermingle, and become the same.”
“One Half Truth is a top-notch police procedural from an author with a sure hand, an unwavering eye for detail, and a clear voice perfectly suited to the genre.”
Disquiet by Zulfu Livaneli, Turkey’s bestselling author as well as noted political advocate, is a short but powerful novel that might well be described as a political treatise wrapped in a
“Fast moving, loaded with suspense, edge-of-your-seat reading.”
“A delightful tale of British turn-of-the-century manners in the face of a tragic crime as well as a light-hearted love story.”
“a reminder that the right to vote was not a thing given, but a battle hard fought and won.”
“Accessible, challenging, and fun by turns, Speculative Los Angeles possesses everything a fan could want.”
With a design inspired by the lyrics, “And so you’re back from outer space,” I Will Survive puts a completely new spin on this classic song recorded by Gloria Gaynor in 1978.
“Guidroz has created a strong, sympathetic heroine that readers can root for.
On the eve of World War II, inspired by a visit to the home of philosopher and gay rights advocate Edward Carpenter and his partner George Merrill, E. M.
“master craft level of world building that offers much more to the fantasy genre than the usual fare.”
“Filthy Animals is a bravura performance, an emphatic statement of literary power from a writer whose first novel was Booker shortlisted.”
“A world of bright imagination where kindness wins out.”
“This is a short novel of subtle gear changes, where the seemingly obvious plot becomes a distraction to the true narrative that builds and builds and accelerates through a shifting geograp
Since his divorce, Tom Anderson, a British music journalist, finds himself at odds. His ex has taken his daughter Frankie back to live in the States, and Tom misses her terribly.
“This fresh comic thriller is entertaining from start to finish. Raina’s bright voice shines through thanks to his narrator’s unique viewpoint and perceptive observations.”
“As in the other books of this series (and there’s no need to read them before An Irish Hostage), Bess demonstrates presence of mind under fire, strong nursing skills, and adept ca
“The team of Webb and Mann is a welcome addition to the world of military thrillers, and Steel Fear is an excellent beginning.”
“Muñoz Molina writes in the first person about his own life.
“The series anchor, Perveen Mistry, is one of the most delightful and engaging protagonists you’re likely to meet in historical fiction.”
“Schellman produces a good premise and a strong cozy.
“one tightly connected braid of liberty/imprisonment in forms that are political, physical, societal, emotional, and psychological.
Never, Not Ever, written and illustrated by Beatrice Alemagna, might be the perfect picture book. It’s simple, funny, charming, and tells a universal story.
Jess Taylor, nearing age thirty, and always one to walk on the wild side, is recovering from a horrendous accident that laid her up for almost a year.
Two friends, a dog and a kite, walk into a park one fine summer day and what do they see? A tree, of course. But the trouble is, this tree’s canopy is white. Isn’t it supposed to be green?