For a growing number of COVID quarantiners, beset with cabin fever, the western North Carolina city of Asheville has become a relatively safe, getaway refuge, worth the cheap flight—or the longer d
For devoted series fiction readers, the release of a new volume by a favored author is cause for the Happy Dance all the way to the nearest bookstore, library, or e-tailer.
“Winter Counts is a notable debut by an author who clearly has many important and insightful things to say about life on the reservation.”
“This Town Sleeps is genuinely enjoyable. It has threads of mystery and romance. It combines humor and horror. It’s a good book . . .”
“The Night Watchman is above all a story of resilience. . . .
“a description of life among the disenfranchised”
“[A] thrilling, touching, beautiful book.”
“more than just a police procedural set in the Southwest, it’s a reading experience not to be missed. Anne Hillerman has reached a new level of storytelling . .
“The personal journeys in this novel move to rhythms both ancient and modern in a brilliant, multilayered portrait of the search for identity and belonging.”
Cecil Younger works as a criminal defense investigator at the Public Defender Agency in Sitka, Alaska.
“A beautiful snapshot of tragedy, beauty, and honor in families.”
“requires concentration, but the rewards are worth the effort. Highly recommended.”
It requires a degree of self-importance to presume to critique such a prolific writer as James Patterson.