novels

The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood

If you are looking for a novel that makes you feel good about life, the world, and…

The Lower Quarter by Elise Blackwell

Sometimes I find a novel that so successfully melds place, character, and story it is hard to…

The Lower Quarter by Elise Blackwell – The First 1000 Words

Clay pulled the second drawer of his filing cabinet out as far as it would go and…

The Dust That Falls From Dreams by Louis De Bernieres

When I first picked up Captain Corelli’s Mandolin years ago and devoured it in a sitting, I…

Bad Sex by Clancy Martin

You don’t read this book, it happens to you. The self-destruction on display in Bad Sex is…

Miss Emily by Nuala O’Connor

I have always had a fascination with Emily Dickinson: her secluded spinsterhood, her white clothes, the simplicity…