Search Results: "Aris Sevag"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: April 2, 2009

"An important historical document, though its relentless depiction of atrocity make this a hard slog for the average reader."
The first English translation of a seminal personal account of the first modern genocide. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE TRUTH ABOUT SASCHA KNISCH by Aris Fioretos
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 10, 2008

"A dismal farrago that illuminates neither character nor sexuality."
The kinky sex business in pre-Hitler Germany spawns a suspicious death in a murky novel by Swedish author Knisch that often reads more like a treatise than a thriller. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BLOODVINE by Aris Janigian
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 17, 2003

"An honorable failure: Awkwardly told, too long, and much too concerned with the smaller details of farm life—yet a touching and very real story nevertheless."
A California architect debuts with a family saga about an Armenian clan that came to California after the Turkish massacres of 1915. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 2002

"An interesting undertaking-to compare Egyptian literature and the Bible is certainly a promising project-but ultimately unreliable hokum."
A garbled attempt to locate the historical Moses. Read full book review >