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Fiction, August 17, 2018 | Xpress Reviews

A book club–friendly read for fans of Friedland’s earlier work; Geni will satisfy a wide range of fiction readers; Goodman might have written her best one yet; some of Kelk’s British humor might confuse North American readers; this novel tugs at readers’ heartstrings; an intense mystery that combines a police procedural with a personal story; gritty noir by Solares


E-Originals, August 17, 2018 | Xpress Reviews

With a lack of interesting characters, there is nothing memorable to keep readers wanting more; two meaty subjects add weight to an otherwise familiar Regency romance; contemporary romance readers will love Hein’s tale of a small-town girl and the outcast; readers attracted to the enemies-to-lovers plot will enjoy this outing


Graphic Novels, August 17, 2018 | Xpress Reviews

Franz’s dream of a comic reveals a gently sad take on desire and depression; a thrilling and surprisingly literary crime epic; French author Ruillier’s first book to be translated into English is as moving as it is timely and provocative


Nonfiction, August 17, 2018 | Xpress Reviews

The goals of behind the black liberation movement; an alternate approach to fitness; for experienced canners; a simple yet fresh approach to fundraising; specialists and Lusophiles will enjoy this history’s rigor; Thomson’s thorough study of Monet’s early and middle career


E-Originals, August 10, 2018 | Xpress Reviews

A sweet journey for two people who know each other intimately and love good food; this would have made a more compelling novella; the return of Eoghan injects new life into the series; a solid add for larger romance and ebook collections


Fiction, August 10, 2018 | Xpress Reviews

Nonfiction author Burgess’s debut novel is an entertaining kaleidoscope of a mystery; Ford’s latest takes readers on a heart-stopping; well-developed characters, snappy dialog, and plenty of action; a haunting, poetic novel about friendship, love, and longing; Wohlsdorf’s dark thriller is sure to attract fans of Gillian Flynn and Mary Kubica


Nonfiction, August 10, 2018 | Xpress Reviews

The author’s love and respect for his community come through; worth reading for fans of 1960s football; Knausgaard’s fans will appreciate this monumental series wrap-up; primarily of interest to Clemson fans; this will appeal to Shakespeare enthusiasts; for fans of Tolkien and the fantasy genre


Asian History, August 2018 | Best Sellers

September 2017 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO


E-Originals, August 3, 2018 | Xpress Reviews    

A simmering and satisfying summer read; King's sexy romance will appeal to some; Matthews has a knack for creating slow-building chemistry; the heat between the two is palpable

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