The Twilight Zone is a novel about the long and brutal dictatorship led by Augusto Pinochet in Chile from 1973 to 1990, yes.
“Win is the type of spin-off novel that will be wildly popular with Coben’s fan base as an extension of what they already know and love.”
Most historians agree that the Reconstruction—the attempt to build a more equitable country following the Civil War—ultimately failed.
Jessica Clayton's occupation is enviable; she and best friend Yvette run "Transitions," a business where they help others downsize, whether they are moving to a smaller home, a parent passes away a
An echo of Stephen King’s The Stand. A flash of James Dickey’s Deliverance.
Ilana Masad’s debut novel All My Mother’s Lovers is an in-depth exploration of family dynamics, the miscommunications and resentments that sometimes span lifetimes, and the moments of rede
There are two stories being told inside the new Haffner Press anthology, The Complete Ivy Frost by Donald Wandrei. The first is the discovery of a real rarity.
“Klara and the Sun is about families, about the future of work, about disability and the nature of (post) humanity.
As an only child, Caroline Porter always wanted a sibling—specifically a sister, but that didn’t happen.
This collection is not easy to approach because of the different realities and forms of expression it uses—and they might have been useful had they prompted deeper reflections. But not.
When a writer decides to base his novel’s plot around a middle-class Jewish kid’s coming of age adventure on Long Island in 1970, it’s not a promising sign.
“Singh’s brilliant book hooks us from the beginning and doesn’t let go. The descriptions are vivid, the setting is intriguing, and the plot provides twists.”
“Transient Desires is a captivating, elegant novel that will delight Donna Leon’s many fans.”
“a coming-of-age novel rich in Americana.”
“Surviving Savannah is an epic novel that explores the metal of human spirit in crisis.
“Lovely, lyrical, and often profound, The Sweet Taste of Muscadines is women’s fiction at its finest and then something more. . . .
“Gianrico Carofiglio’s Three O’Clock in the Morning is profound in its simple delivery.”
“Fast Ice is good entertainment.”
“an incredibly strong debut that hits a number of sweet spots—feminist literature, dystopian/speculative fiction, and young adult literature. It’s well worth your time.”
Creative nonfiction, that is, nonfiction with lots of fiction blown into it, has a double benefit for the reader: learning more about a real event, but enjoying the characters and dialogue made up
“Nayberg brings her zany wit and artistic ingenuity to this fun romp through art history and New York City.”
“a long walk through thick underbrush, but the payoff is worth the trek.”
“Winterkill is a disappointment.”
“Mole in a Black & White Hole teaches us that if we can get out of our comfort zone we might be surprised at the wonders around us.
“How Beautiful We Were is a masterful piece of storytelling with multiple storylines . . .”