RaveNew York Journal of Books\"Metropolis is Kerr’s and Bernie’s swan song—a brilliant Berlin opera of Gothhe proportion with an intricate and riveting plot. And just like Fritz Lang’s Metropolis, Philip Kerr’s Metropolis is a masterpiece.\
Jenny Rogneby, Trans. by Agnes Broomé
RaveNew York Journal of BooksJenny Rogneby is in top form with her latest international thriller ... Any Means Necessary is a compelling modern day thriller with a brilliant twist. Rogneby utilizes her vast knowledge as a criminologist in the Swedish Police Force to keep the reader guessing, right down to the very last explosive page.
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RaveThe New York Journal of BooksHarley McKenna is possibly the most powerful, original female character we’ve had in decades, a borderline anti-hero with a heart of gold and compassion. Masterfully constructed, Barbed Wire Heart is an evocative work of darkness and redemption, hinting at times of Flannery O’Connor and Cormac McCarthy. An amazing debut novel. An exciting new voice in the world of books.
RaveThe New York Journal of BooksOnly Killers and Thieves is a powerful debut. Paul Howarth brings early Australia to life, bloody warts and all, in an epic tale of murder, revenge, and colonial oppression, with very little room for redemption. The story and his words will stay with you, long after you have finished the book.