Books by Christopher Brookhouse

PERCY'S FIELD by Christopher Brookhouse
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 30, 2018

"Beautifully written, sprinkled with sarcasm, and engrossing; ordinary people haunted by the past and coping with the present."
A reluctant sheriff must contend with the discovery of one long-missing corpse and two new murders in this second installment of a four-volume series. Read full book review >
FINN by Christopher Brookhouse
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 15, 2015

"A novel to be savored more than once, written with the same languorous, rumbling passion of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward's film The Long Hot Summer."
Looking behind propriety's lace-curtain gentility into the hardwoods of sin, Brookhouse (Loving Ryan, 2010, etc.) offers pure Southern noir. Read full book review >
SILENCE by Christopher Brookhouse
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2009

"Brookhouse (Dear Otto, 1995, etc.) writes confidently and unobtrusively about authentic issues."
A quiet novel of personal and seasonal change set in a small town in New Hampshire. Read full book review >
A SELFISH WOMAN by Christopher Brookhouse
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"A sympathetic view of a woman at a crossroads, to be sure, but also a story with more polished surfaces than actual depth."
The waters are roiled in a small New England college when a part-time professor takes up with her teaching assistant—in Brookhouse's (Dear Otto, 1995, etc.) gentle but overly precious fifth. Read full book review >
DEAR OTTO by Christopher Brookhouse
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 1995

"A slow-motion rondelet whose personal chat is as faithfully boring and exasperating, and whose incidents are served up as parsimoniously, as at a real writers' conference."
A few portentous weeks at an oh-so-intimate writers' workshop whose epigones circle around a never-been writer/editor/teacher to distressingly little effect. Read full book review >