Books by Anthony Shugaar

THE YARK by Bertrand Santini
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 6, 2018

"At turns comical, ironic, and unnerving. (Fantasy. 8-10)"
The Yark, a child-eating monster tormented by dietary restrictions, struggles against consuming the good-hearted Madeleine. Read full book review >
POISONVILLE by Massimo Carlotto
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"The English-language title, so much more suggestive to fans of American noir than the Italian title Nordest, perfectly encapsulates a Hammett-like world marked by greed, vice and betrayal all the way to the top of the food chain."
Screenwriter Videtta must have a calming effect on his collaborator, Italian noir proponent Carlotto (The Fugitive, 2007, etc.): The first fruit of their partnership is a whodunit, though a scorching one. Read full book review >
FOR GRACE RECIEVED by Valeria Parrella
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"Piquant works in progress more than finished works of art."
Italian novelist Parrella makes her English-language debut with four stories set in Naples, her hometown. Read full book review >