Books by John Donoghue

THE DEATH'S HEAD CHESS CLUB by John Donoghue
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 12, 2015

"Donoghue, a Briton, is readable and well-intentioned, but plausibility frays in the number of bad guys converted to goodness and, unfortunately, in the notion that the bitterness Clément has harbored for almost two decades can be eased in several days of recollection and dying-man homilies. That's quite a talking cure."
This first novel ambitiously and awkwardly examines questions of guilt and forgiveness arising from the Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II. Read full book review >