• FICTION

    THE BONE CLOCKS

    SEPT. 2, 2014

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

THE BONE CLOCKS

by David Mitchell

If Thatcher’s 1984 is bleak, then get a load of what awaits us in 2030. Speculative, lyrical and unrelentingly... Full review >

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    THE PAYING GUESTS

    SEPT. 16, 2014

FICTION

THE PAYING GUESTS

by Sarah Waters

Waters keeps getting better, if that’s even possible after the sheer perfection of her earlier novels. Full review >

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    CONSUMED

    SEPT. 30, 2014

FICTION

CONSUMED

by David Cronenberg

Cronenberg's literary debut is not for everyone, but those who enjoyed eXistenZ and Naked Lunch will find much to like here. Full review >

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    SOME LUCK

    OCT. 7, 2014

FICTION

SOME LUCK

by Jane Smiley

An expansive, episodic tale showing this generally flinty author in a mellow mood: surprising, but engaging. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE BOOK OF STRANGE NEW THINGS

    OCT. 28, 2014

FICTION

THE BOOK OF STRANGE NEW THINGS

by Michel Faber

What would Jesus do if he wore a space helmet? A profoundly religious exploration of inner turmoil, and one sure to irk the... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    COLORLESS TSUKURU TAZAKI AND HIS YEARS OF PILGRIMAGE

    AUG. 12, 2014

  • FICTION

    BITTERSWEET

    AUG. 19, 2014

  • FICTION

    PRINCE LESTAT

    OCT. 28, 2014

FICTION

PRINCE LESTAT

by Anne Rice

Rice fans probably need not fear a drought of her thirst-quenching tales, then. As for this one, it’s trademark Rice: talky,... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    LILA

    OCT. 7, 2014

FICTION

LILA

by Marilynne Robinson

Fans of Robinson will wish the book were longer—and will surely look forward to the next. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    ON THE EDGE

    OCT. 14, 2014

FICTION

ON THE EDGE

by Edward St. Aubyn

Diverting but minor early work from a major novelist. Full review >

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