PositiveLibrary JournalHistorical fiction readers will treasure this engaging story peppered with notable figures from Lange’s circle of friends, including D. H. Lawrence, Ansel Adams, Maynard Dixon, and Frida Kahlo. Darznik deftly depicts Lange’s transformation into a renowned photographer, as well as the blatant prejudice that Caroline encounters because of her Chinese lineage.
RaveLibrary JournalThis exquisite novel follows Elsa through nearly two decades of hardship, including the Dust Bowl, droughts, the Great Depression, migrant farming in California, and a devastating flood ... Through Elsa\'s eyes, readers travel through the Great Depression era and experience firsthand the difficulties faced in the Great Plains. Historical fiction readers will become immersed in this poignant story by Hannah...and will enjoy witnessing Elsa\'s transformation from fragile, insecure girl to fearless, resilient woman.
PositiveLibrary JournalThis fast-paced psychological thriller by Alger will intrigue mystery readers as they shadow Nell’s precarious quest for the truth at all costs, despite the consequences.
Anne Holt, Trans. by Anne Bruce
RaveLibrary JournalThis tenth and final book in this best-selling Norwegian series (after Offline) is perhaps one of the best. Holt is an expert at creating multifaceted characters and riveting fast-paced crime novels.