Fiction

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“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.”

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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

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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

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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.

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“dramatically proves no man is an island and whatever happens in one person’s life may in turn affect another, for better or worse.”

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“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.”

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“Castellani delivers a touching, and often eloquent dramatization of one of the most legendary gay couples in theatrical history.”

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“a riveting description of what really happens behind those closed doors of Washington’s flawed and dysfunctional traditions.”

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“It’s a perfect book for people who just want to read an intelligent, informative, and satisfying story.”

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“Dinezon’s writing is poignant and haunting; his characters are bright, intense, and unforgettable.”

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“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.

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“the story holds water and reads well from beginning to end.”

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“W. S. Merwin’s The Mays of Ventadorn beautifully combines literary autobiography with literary history . . .”

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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.”

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“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

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“a wild ride into the unknown.”

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Wrath of Fantomas is the type of cutting-edge, yet charming crime story that today’s adult comics readers desire.

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“Lindsay Faye has written a crackling historical mystery in language that sings in its dialogue, description, and narrative.”

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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.

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“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

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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.

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“There’s a lilting music to this writer’s sentences, a love of language throughout.”

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“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.

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“Harper’s writing is beautiful and descriptive.

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