Genre Fiction

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“James McBride fans will add Deacon King Kong to his list of successes.

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“Discover a brooding and eerie gothic tale of a wonderland filled with something other than wonder, and a fairyland that is dark and dangerous.”

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“a family saga with several twists and turns . . .”

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Weather is a well-crafted, profound, unsettling, and deeply resonant work.”

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“Meech’s story may be a fiction, but it’s told with charm, wit, a smattering of bloody realism, some of the longest sentences this side of Robinson Crusoe, and a complete lack of q

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"Rice, the author of more than 30 books, is a master at writing descriptions and portraying story settings, a skill other writers admire and strive to acquire."

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“In the jaunty, acerbic Interior Chinatown, Charles Yu confronts the clichés that assail Asian men by going metaphorical, conflating their plight with the quintessential American d

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“This is not a fast read, nor is it a satisfying ending to a confusing story.

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“a description of life among the disenfranchised”

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“Call it what you will—dark fantasy, magic realism, fabulism . . .

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“this novel is definitely a page-turner.”

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“Beginning with that very first sentence, this novel is definitely one for the historical mystery buff.

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“If the reader is willing to delve below the surface, there is something to see in Kevin Wilson’s latest novel.”

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The set-up for The Truants is enticing.

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The Majesties, although it rolls out easily, troubles deeply, haunting and even chilling its reader well beyond the final page.”

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“Chillingly frank in its discussion of our planets fragile ecological system and the fight to save our basic natural resources.”

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“Topics of Conversation is a smart, well-articulated and -designed novel.

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“As literature, American Dirt is modern realism at its finest: a tale of moral challenge in the spirit Theodore Dreiser wrapped inside a big-hearted social epic lik

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A Beginning at the End is a heartfelt family drama . . .”

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Maeve Stephens, a 36-year-old sportswriter has just lost her job when the periodical she writes for claims bankruptcy.

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“Told with the voice of a literary master at the top of her craft, the pace may be too slow for thriller readers, but for those who love a strong literary voice in their genre fiction or th

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“Aoife’s poignant and endearing story will linger long after the final pages. This family-forward debut is one to be savored and shared.”

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“With the added components of mystery and suspense, this in-depth thriller is sure to keep one gasping.”

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“Although frequently painful to read, The German House is a condemnation of the Nazi past, but also an exploration of survivors’ guilt, as well as families in conflict.”

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Emma Donoghue is a magnificent writer, but Akin is not her best novel. Still, it’s a high bar.

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