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Suspense

  • Release Date: September 1, 2017
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I’m a sucker for survival stories. So imagine my delight when this, the ultimate survival tale, landed on my desk. The book came to me in an unusual way. I was talking to a literary agent about my love for disaster novels. Which led me to ashamedly admit that despite... Read more
— Jodi Warshaw, Editor

Romantic Comedy

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I got my introduction to one of the world’s most popular authors, Marc Levy, through the first book of his translated into English, which was made into the whimsical film Just Like Heaven, starring Reese Witherspoon and Mark Ruffalo. Levy’s own story is the stuff of... Read more
— Elizabeth DeNoma, Editor

Thriller

  • Release Date: September 1, 2017
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For years, I’ve been devouring James W. Hall’s expertly crafted thrillers. A bestselling author of twenty novels, winner of the Shamus and Edgar Awards, and a writer named the “master of suspense” by the New York Times, he is an institution in the mystery genre. I... Read more
— Liz Pearsons, Editor

Science Fiction

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Addicting. That’s how I describe Adam Burch’s debut science fiction epic adventure, Song of Edmon. I started reading the novel one morning, knowing from the very first pages that it would blossom like a rose in summer. But as I was further drawn in to the utterly... Read more
— Adrienne Procaccini, Editor

Contemporary Fiction

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Nearly all of us carry at least a small torch for someone from our past, regardless of what brought that relationship to an end. When I’ve encountered my own old flames again, I’ve been transported back to my earlier selves, pleasantly and painfully. As Helena von... Read more
— Elizabeth DeNoma, Editor

Literary Fiction

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It isn’t often that I come across a contemporary novel that reads like a classic, but The Judgment of Richard Richter is one such book. Those of us who fell in love with books that left us thinking, from War and Peace to Ulysses, will find this a tale worth mining... Read more
— Elizabeth DeNoma, Editor

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