Fiction

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In King Shaka, Zulu Legend, by Luke W. Molver, Shaka Zulu rises to the throne after wrestling a turbulent and oft-times violent kingdom from his brother.

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“Isaacs’ writing is clever and funny, with laugh-out-loud moments and strong character development.”

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“Where She Went is a fast-paced thriller . . .

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Adam Mansbach has redefined parenthood from the perspective of the panicked parent.

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“Walbert’s prose is undeniably lovely, and her stories evoke vivid moments in time.”

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The Shape of Night expertly blends mystery with romance and speculative fiction.”

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“This is a very entertaining novel, full of local color equally in Boston, Romania, and Istanbul, where the author dwells lovingly, with the finesse of a gourmand, over the many meals the c

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“Each story shows us a new world, a future world, a unique world unknown to the reader and populated with exquisitely drawn characters.”

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“This David and Goliath tale of a tiny country that stands up to a giant is all the more amazing because it is true.”

“My father was made of magic,” says Audra.

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“Nancy Richardson Fischer has produced a joyous and highly satisfying read, and one that deserves acclaim and award. . . . a novel that oozes excellence and craftsmanship.”

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“What makes Ninth House authentic is Bardugo's ability to mix the supernatural with everyday humanity and make it seem perfectly normal.”

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“As always, Cornwell establishes time, place and mood by expertly crafting each scene to make you feel as if you’re in it.”

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“Arianna Dagnino is to be complimented on her storytelling ability. She describes the beauty of South Africa through the careful choice of words, providing a cultural educa

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“Sympathy for Celia and a curiosity about children trapped in bunkers with psychopaths keeps the heart of this novel beating . . .”

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“the charms of the countryside, good friends, and loved ones will warm the heart.”

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“Different kinds of mystical pairings are beautifully interwoven throughout the pages.”

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“Church of the Graveyard Saints crackles with fully realized characters in a vivid setting.”

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Beverly, Right Here is absolutely the sort of novel many teachers and librarians will be eager to press on children.”

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“Author Kavanagh is a master of head-spinning misdirection, firing one OMG plot twist after another.”

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“Bob Proehl’s The Nobody People is a thought-provoking exploration of what it is like to be an extraordinarily gifted somebody in a world filled with average but paranoid and bigot

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“A wonderfully fun young graphic picture book, the perfect way to revive this old Yiddish classic.”

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“With a diverse and colorful cast of characters, and two very challenging crimes to solve, The Empty Birdcage is a delightful telling of the relationship between a pair of siblings

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“A thriller recommended for fans of the genre, and also for those who enjoy historical fiction.”

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“The long-awaited third novel of the Relic series is here.

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“This finely textured novel is made up of many . . . small, intimate moments, yet the effect is sweeping, grand, and lavish—and all deeply moving.”

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