“a pithy, enjoyable, modern-day story from start to finish, with a cast of fully realized characters you’ll champion to the end.”
“Schnader’s writing is multi-sensual and powerful.”
“a fascinating piece of writing from a master storyteller”
“In The Final Case Guterson clearly denounces the forces of destruction in people who choose a dark and abusive anger over respect.
Why is sexual abuse so rampant?
“succeeds, thanks to Seckin’s unrelentingly honest excavations and sharply beautiful language.”
What is it about King Richard III, who ruled England for only two years in the late 15th century, that still fascinates thousands of people across the world?
“Dalton has created a page-turning thriller with undertones of contemporaneous, serious, societal, and academic issues.”
How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps her House is the type of novel you finish and then return to Chapter One to begin again.
A Crooked Tree is a sonorous ode to youth with all its innocence, angst, disillusionment, and unfiltered honesty.
It’s 2008, Barack Obama has been elected president. Ruth Tuttle and her husband Xavier are excited about what lies ahead for them.
“Word by word, Schwartz chooses her language with a surgeon’s precision. Her craftsmanship is a joy to behold.”
“In Misconduct of the Heart, Cordelia Strube achieves a transcendence in the person of her protagonist that speaks to hope in the worst of times.”
“Taking Early Riser into the summer reading stack will be surprisingly refreshing even though it arrives with both love and a shiver of foreboding.”
Fate gave Roxanne Veletzos a rare opportunity, and she seized it: a chance to rewrite history.
“This book will be a welcome addition to modern-day discussions of women’s rights, multiculturalism, and online technologies.”
“A brilliant and fanciful young adult novel inspired by the supposed survival of Anastasia, daughter of the last Romonov ruler of Russia.”
“Be careful what you wish for, because you may get it, is a very famous saying.
“an insightful and astute snapshot of obsession.”
The Mother’s Promise is a chick-lit tearjerker that nevertheless conveys with sympathy and some depth the stories of four Northern California women who face difficult health and family pro
“bully.com is full of suspense with a surprise ending skillfully written to keep readers hanging on every word.”
“Cheer Up, Mouse! is adorable.”
“Ms. Olds always writes from the gut and sometimes the heart in intimate images that often disturb as much as reveal.”
“Breaking Beautiful is a well-written, fast-paced debut novel capturing teenage emotions while dealing with the delicate subject of abuse.”
“It is this tactic—literally providing the vocabulary for assertive communication—that makes Hey, Back Off! A standout in the field.