Kirkus Reviews: Digital Edition

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August 01, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 15

Featuring 399 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: Hampton Sides resurrects a story that once riveted people around the world with 'In the Kingdom of Ice'; Indie authors Alexandra Koumoundouros and Valerie Aiello try to keep it real; and more

July 15, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 14

Featuring 365 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: Tiphanie Yanique's bewitching debut novel, 'Land of Love and Drowning', will make you believe in magic; Elizabeth Spann Craig, the busiest writer in publishing; and more

July 01, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 13

Featuring 349 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: the tragedy that happened while Mira Jacob wrote her debut novel, 'The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing', helped her breathe new life into it; artist Matt Adrian moves from hipster crafts fairs to big-time publishing; and more

June 15, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 12

Featuring 325 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: investigating a death row case inspires Lori St. John to tell her own story; Tom Rachman follows his best-selling debut, 'The Imperfectionists', with the haunting tale of a young woman reassessing her turbulent past; and more

June 01, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 11

Featuring 311 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: Cristina Henriquez kicks off our summer reading coverage with her observant novel 'The Book of Unknown Americans'; announcing the Kirkus Prize; and more

May 15, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 10

Featuring 320 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: The thing about caring for her aging parents that most surprised Roz Chast was everything. We ask her about her funny, heartrending memoir 'Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?'; and more

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May 01, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 9

Featuring 292 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: Cerebral, funny writer Rivka Galchen sharpens her considerable instincts in her new story collection, 'American Innovations'; our guide to navigating self-publishing; and more

April 15, 2014: Volume LXXXII, No 8

Featuring 287 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: How Eduardo Santiago took the reins of his career; Rob Lowe applies some hard-learned lessons from acting to writing his new memoir, 'Love Life'; and more