Search Results: "Kristopher Jansma"


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WHY WE CAME TO THE CITY by Kristopher Jansma
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 16, 2016

"This story is sad and sometimes overly sentimental, but Jansma's narrative shines when he moves away from the collective experience and focuses on the lasting impact of individual moments."
From the author of The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards (2013), a deeply emotional ode to friendship—to the people who make you feel alive and who you follow without question and to the bonds that endure, even if only in memory. Read full book review >

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Released: March 21, 2013

"Jansma has a ways to go before he can master postmodern technique."
A self-referential first novel about truth, plagiarism, identity and writer's block. Read full book review >

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THE DROWNED FOREST by Kristopher Reisz
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 8, 2014

"A solid creepfest from an author with potential. (Supernatural mystery. 13-16)"
Alabama teens combine prayer and the supernatural to guide a friend's soul to the afterlife. Read full book review >

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A Sworn Virgin by Kristopher Dukes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 11, 2016

"A compelling story of a woman's trauma and strength."
A young woman struggles against the strict social roles of 1910 Albania in Dukes' debut historical novel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Insignia by Kristopher D. McClendon
Released: Feb. 24, 2014

"Fun supernatural adventure ideas, but the execution is a little stilted."
McClendon's debut is a supernatural adventure about teens fighting outward manifestations of their own inner demons. Read full book review >