• FICTION

    THE YELLOW EYES OF CROCODILES

    NOV. 1, 2013

FICTION

THE YELLOW EYES OF CROCODILES

by Katherine Pancol ; translated by William Rodarmor ; Helen Dickinson

Aside from introducing a few contrived plot twists, Pancol deftly manages the constellation of characters in a cleareyed,... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    SOMEONE ELSE'S LOVE STORY

    NOV. 19, 2013

FICTION

SOMEONE ELSE'S LOVE STORY

by Joshilyn Jackson

A surprising novel, both graceful and tender. You won't be able to put it down. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE LAST LETTER FROM YOUR LOVER

    JULY 11, 2011

FICTION

THE LAST LETTER FROM YOUR LOVER

by Jojo Moyes

A nicely judged sense of period and the author’s full-blooded commitment lend heartfelt emotion to simple characters in a... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE SIGNATURE OF ALL THINGS

    OCT. 1, 2013

  • FICTION

    THE GOOD LORD BIRD

    AUG. 20, 2013

FICTION

THE GOOD LORD BIRD

by James McBride

McBride presents an interesting experiment in point of view here, as all of Brown’s activities are filtered through the eyes... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE LUMINARIES

    OCT. 15, 2013

FICTION

THE LUMINARIES

by Eleanor Catton

There’s a lovely payoff after the miles of twists and turns. It’s work getting there but work of a thoroughly pleasant kind. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE ENGAGEMENTS

    JUNE 11, 2013

FICTION

THE ENGAGEMENTS

by J. Courtney Sullivan

A modern update of The Spoils of Poynton elegant, assured, often moving and with a gentle moral lesson to boot. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE DAUGHTERS OF MARS

    AUG. 20, 2013

FICTION

THE DAUGHTERS OF MARS

by Thomas Keneally

Fans of Downton Abbey and Gallipoli alike will find much to admire in Keneally’s fast-moving, flawlessly written pages. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    BOOTSTRAPPER

    JUNE 11, 2013

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

BOOTSTRAPPER

by Mardi Jo Link

A moving account of how one woman's willpower saved her home and her family. Full review >

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