Book Reviews

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  • Drain


    By Davis Schneiderman

    In formulating his conceit for the novel Drain, Davis Schneiderman takes a page from forbears...

  • Drowned Boy

    Drowned Boy

    By Jerry Gabriel

    Jerry Gabriel's characters seem to spring from the cracks in the sidewalks, allowing the town's...

  • Prayers for Sale

    Prayers for Sale

    By Sandra Dallas

    Eighty-six-year-old Hennie Comfort has lived in the rugged mining town of Middle Swan since before...

  • The Last Dickens

    The Last Dickens

    By Matthew Pearl

    Matthew Pearl's first novel, The Dante Club (2003), surprised critics with its erudite blending of...