“Louisiana’s Way Home is one of those books that touches your heart. . . . Brilliant!”
Suffering from vague cognitive deficits after his car plunges into Lake Superior, Virgil Wander must navigate the world anew.
International bestselling author Khaled Hosseini’s new work Sea Prayer, a glimpse of a final, treasured moment between father and son, does not disappoint.
While the works of Amy Tan, Gish Jen, and other popular Asian-American writers have charted the trials and tribulations of immigrants in the United States, Lucy Tan reverses field in her low-key, i
Simon Stålenhag’s The Electric State matches the notable Swedish artist’s futuristic digital paintings with an original story to produce an awe-inspiring vision of a species committing sui
A subtle book, a gently disturbing book longlisted for this year’s Man Booker Prize.
Time’s Convert, the latest novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Deborah Harkness, tells the story of Marcus MacNeil, a drifter running from his past, who finds himself wo
How marvelous to have Charles Todd set the tenth Bess Crawford mystery in Wales, the least written about part of the British Isles.
Sabina “Bina” Tremper is a 17-year-old girl in trouble. She’s also a very troubled girl, self-sabotaging every relationship and engaging in reckless, thoughtless acts.
Love, loss and freedom take center stage in Daniel Mason’s The Winter Soldier. The novel chronicles the life of Lucius, a well-bred Polish-Austrian doctor from Vienna, beginning with his d
“Between the buildings Stripeys stumbled, sat, stretched out in exhaustion. Some of them were like ghost-women. Their bodies were the embers of a fire that was dying out.”
People talk a lot about “voice” when discussing fiction. In this book, voice comes at you loud and strong from the moment you open the cover.
“a commendable and unique work that never flags and is a worthy addition to the Holocaust genre.”
One who examines his tattered life by bringing together seemingly disparate elements from his past, both real and imagined. See REALITY.
“The Silence of the Girls is magnificent. It is a novel that lays open all the human experiences that the Iliad buries.”
“There’s a misconception that the woods are the destination in a fairy tale. The woods are just something to get through. Scary, yes. Necessary, of course.
The Ensemble is a novel played to music. It’s the story of four musicians who at college decide to form a string quartet.
Zombies never, ever die. Nobody knows that fact better than John Russo, the man who penned the screenplay for the first modern zombie flick, 1968’s Night of the Living Dead.
“a nerve-shredding psychological thriller that will keep readers guessing to the very last page.”
“The collection’s prevailing tone may be that of quiet melancholy, but it is suffused with joy.”
“Baby Teeth is a very satisfying read. More psychological thriller than horror, it’s a finely crafted exploration of the breakdown of the family unit . .
“Bealport is often uproariously and corrosively funny.”
Delia Owens’ outstanding Southern fiction debut is set in the marsh lands off the North Carolina coast and is both a coming of age story, and a murder mystery.
"Victoria Glendinning’s historical novel, The Butcher’s Daughter, offers a richly textured chronicle set in Tudor England . . ."
On the cusp of World War II, the paths of two spies continually weave together as they navigate politics, war, spirits, betrayal, and the afterlife in a gaslamp Ghostbusters alternate history.