Terry Ann Lawler

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The Fairy Bargains of Prospect Hill

This fable, rich in history, magic, and feminism, is a treat for fans of H.G. Parry’s The Magician’s Daughter. Recommended for general purchase.

Crooked: The Roaring ’20s Tale of a Corrupt Attorney General, a Crusading Senator, and the Birth of the American Political Scandal

For fans of G-Man: J. Edgar Hoover and the Making of the American Century by Beverly Gage. Recommended for general purchase.

The Murder of Madison Garcia

This twisty mystery will keep listeners guessing. Perfect for fans of Hannah Morrissey’s “Black Harbor” series.

Jellyfish Age Backwards: Nature’s Secrets to Longevity

This illuminating study of longevity is sure to be a hit with fans of Dan Buettner’s The Blue Zones. Recommended as a first purchase.

River Bodies

A solid first in a series. Recommended to fans of CJ Tudor's The Chalk Man. ["An engaging, solid mystery that will captivate lovers of the genre, especially those drawn to regional settings": LJ 11/1/18 review of the Thomas & Mercer hc.]

The Piranhas

May be of interest to fans of Mario Puzo's The Godfather. ["Those who enjoy Mediterranean or Neapolitan noir (Sandrone Dazieri, Massimo Carlotto, Giancarlo de Cataldo) will feel right at home in a world where chaos and vulgarity reign": LJ 8/18 review of the Farrar hc.]

The Female Persuasion

Wolitzer’s gift for characterization alone does not save the novel. [“Sure to be in demand: an essential purchase”: LJ 3/1/18 starred review of the Riverhead hc.]


An optional purchase for libraries where the print book circulates well. ["This compelling novel portrays the life of someone whose body betrays her at every step": LJ 1/18 review of the Liveright: Norton hc.]

Sometimes I Lie

A fun thriller with a terrifically twisted ending that fans of Gone Girl and Girl on a Train will love.

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