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Review: Carrie by Stephen King

Paperback, 290 pages Published August 30th 2011 by Anchor Books (first published April 5th 1974) Original Title Carrie ISBN 0307743667 (ISBN13: 9780307743664) Edition Language English Synopsis: A modern classic, Carrie introduced a distinctive new voice in American fiction — Stephen King. The story of … Continue reading

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Review: The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James

Hardcover, 336 pages Expected publication: February 18th 2020 by Berkley ISBN 0440000173 (ISBN13: 9780440000174) Edition Language English Buy it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: The secrets lurking in a rundown roadside motel ensnare a young woman, just as they did … Continue reading

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Review: Reproduction by Ian Williams

  Paperback, 464 pages Expected publication: May 5th 2020 by Europa Editions ISBN 1609455754 (ISBN13: 9781609455750) Edition Language English Literary Awards Scotiabank Giller Prize (2019) Preorder it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: A hilarious, surprising and poignant love story about the … Continue reading

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Review: Full Throttle by Joe Hill

Hardcover, 480 pages Published October 1st 2019 by William Morrow Original Title Full Throttle ISBN 0062200674 (ISBN13: 9780062200679) Edition Language English Buy Now Here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: In this masterful collection of short fiction, Joe Hill dissects timeless human struggles … Continue reading

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Review: Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Published April 17th 2012 by Algonquin Books (first published October 30th 2003) Buy it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria. They live in a beautiful … Continue reading

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Review: Fire Sermon by Jamie Quantro

Hardcover, 224 pages Published January 9th 2018 by Grove Press Original Title Fire Sermon ISBN 0802127045 (ISBN13: 9780802127044) Edition Language English Buy it Here: Amazon Barnes and Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: Married twenty years to Thomas and living in Nashville with their two … Continue reading

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Review: The Ten Loves of Nishino by Hiromi Kawakami

Paperback, US edition, 240 pages Published June 4th 2019 by Europa Editions (first published 2003) Original Title ニシノユキヒコの恋と冒険 [Nishino Yukihiko No Koi To Bōken] ISBN 1609455339 (ISBN13: 9781609455330) Buy it here: Amazon,   Barnes and Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: Following The Nakano Thrift Shop, Hiromi Kawakami’s breakout … Continue reading

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Review: It Would Be Night In Caracas by Karina Sainz Borgo

Translated by Elizabeth Bryer Hardcover, 240 pages Expected publication: October 15th 2019 by HarperVia (first published March 7th 2019) Original Title La hija de la española ISBN 0062936867 (ISBN13: 9780062936868) Edition Language English Buy at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, IndieBound, Synopsis: Told with gripping intensity, It Would be … Continue reading

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Review: Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson

Print Length: 272 pages Publisher: Ecco (October 29, 2019) Publication Date: October 29, 2019 Sold by: HarperCollins Publishers Preorder: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, IndieBound   Synopsis: Kevin Wilson’s best book yet—a moving and uproarious novel about a woman who finds meaning in her life when she begins … Continue reading

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Review: Correspondents by Tim Murphy

Hardcover, 448 pages Published May 15th 2019 by Grove Press ISBN 0802129374 (ISBN13: 9780802129376)   Buy now at: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: The world is Rita Khoury’s oyster. The bright and driven daughter of a Boston-area Irish-Arab family that has risen over the generations … Continue reading

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