RaveBooklistDebuting novelist Handler’s Edie joins the ranks of unforgettably eccentric, intelligent women protagonists, such as the titular character in Gail Honeyman’s Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine (2017) and Eleanor Flood in Maria Semple’s Today Will Be Different (2016).
RaveBooklistRash’s lyrical, atmospheric collection, with its strong sense of place, will appeal to readers of Rick Bragg and Jesmyn Ward.
PositiveBooklistSullivan continues her saga of Harvester, Minnesota with another unforgettable heroine ... Fans of Sullivan’s Harvester novels and resilient female characters will find much to love here.
PositiveBooklistMorris’ characters are quirky and often infuriating, but never forgettable.
PositiveBooklistThe amount of detail may overwhelm the casual reader, but sf buffs and music aficionados will find much to enjoy in this meticulously researched, entertaining book.
PositiveBooklistIn her gripping first novel, Lyon sympathetically portrays Lu’s struggle to make this impossible decision and to deal with its repercussions.