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The Untold

Recommended for Western and historical fiction fans. ["A fast-paced, heart-wrenching story that never loses speed, this extraordinary first novel is not to be missed," read the starred review of the Amy Einhorn: Putnam hc, LJ 4/1/14.]

Nora Webster

Highly recommended for all collections of literary fiction.

Still Life with Bread Crumbs

Recommended for all public libraries. ["With spare, elegant prose, [Quindlen] crafts a poignant glimpse into the inner life of an aging woman," read the review of the Random hc," LJ 11/1/13.]

The Last Enchantments

A welcome book for fans of literary fiction and of books written from a male point of view. ["A vividly evocative love letter to his alma mater, Finch's first contemporary novel…often reads less like fiction than as memoir and will be enjoyed by readers of both," read the starred review of the St. Martin's hc, LJ 11/15/13.]

Before I Met You

Recommended for fans of British and women's fiction.


Recommended for fans of literary fiction and psychological suspense. ["While her book is cleverly written, duBois never builds any sympathy for her characters, taking a detached clinical view rather than engaging the emotions," read the review of the Random hc, LJ 9/15/13.]

Garden of Stones

Recommended for fans of historical fiction. ["Although this book is a departure from Littlefield's regular fare, [her] fans are sure to devour this one," read the review of the Harlequin pb, LJ 12/12. See the Q&A with the narrator on page TK.—Ed.]


Highly recommended as both a memoir and as a chronicle of loss and recovery.


Lutz's (Serial; Mister X) seventh Frank Quinn title is recommended only for series fans and for readers with a tolerance for graphic and frequent violence.

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