“Vanderah ’s beautifully human story reminds us that sometimes we need to look beyond the treetops at the stars to let some light into our lives.”
Sergio De La Pava’s Lost Empress begins with all the right things, interesting plot, smart dialogue, and punning wordplay but sadly, like child’s letting go of an untied balloon, Lost
“With tinges of Rosemary’s Baby as well as a touches here and there of the Robin Hardy-directed film, The Wicker Man, this is a tense as well as in
One might think that by now Saint Salander had driven all of the fascists, sexual predators, and other snakes out of Sweden. After all, Sweden is not a very large country. But, alas, no.
“dramatically proves no man is an island and whatever happens in one person’s life may in turn affect another, for better or worse.”
“a lively, action-packed tale. Fantasy fans and heist aficionados alike will delight in Sky’s adventures and cheer on her ragtag team of thieves.”
“Castellani delivers a touching, and often eloquent dramatization of one of the most legendary gay couples in theatrical history.”
“a riveting description of what really happens behind those closed doors of Washington’s flawed and dysfunctional traditions.”
“It’s a perfect book for people who just want to read an intelligent, informative, and satisfying story.”
“Dinezon’s writing is poignant and haunting; his characters are bright, intense, and unforgettable.”
“Any Means Necessary is a compelling modern day thriller with a brilliant twist. . . .
It’s springtime and Wisteria are blooming in the rugged Blue Ridge Mountains, the setting for Past Due for Murder, book three in Victoria Gilbert’s Blue Ridge Library series.
“the story holds water and reads well from beginning to end.”
“W. S. Merwin’s The Mays of Ventadorn beautifully combines literary autobiography with literary history . . .”
“Evil Things introduces the readers to a small country where the winter snow hides a cataclysmic crime. It’s a chilling entry in this three-part series.”
“The Cassandra, with its multiple parallels to the original story, might be the truest twist on the Cassandra myth ever attempted—and certainly the most relevant t
“a wild ride into the unknown.”
“Wrath of Fantomas is the type of cutting-edge, yet charming crime story that today’s adult comics readers desire.
“Lindsay Faye has written a crackling historical mystery in language that sings in its dialogue, description, and narrative.”
Salammbo is a woman of fiction who sprang to life from the pen of French writer Gustave Flaubert in 1862. She was a central figure in the book of the same name.
“Taylor Adams brings left field surprises one after the other at a speed that will force you to stop reading every once in a while so you can catch the breath you're holding and remind your
One woman recalls, “I remember how I felt when I turned 40: elated, powerful, at the top of my game. It was a dizzying time.
“There’s a lilting music to this writer’s sentences, a love of language throughout.”
“Graham’s poems are dense with meter and immersed in sound. They are living things that only surrender their technical cleverness to the human voice.
“Harper’s writing is beautiful and descriptive.