Harry Potter meets National Treasure. This fast-paced book is mystery, quest, and love letter to the written word, all rolled into one. In this rip-roaring adventure, the best secrets are hidden in plain sight, in the ancient volumes of a magical bookstore. It’s not technically brilliant, but plenty
Originally published on Kirkus There’s a striking mix of literary elements that have to be present on a book’s first page for readers to keep turning pages: an intriguing character, suspense, a vibrant writing style. The recently publi...
"The Paris Wife" was only the beginning of the story . . .Hadley was just the first of four women married, in turn, to the legendary writer. Told in four parts and based on real love letters and telegrams, "Mrs. Hemingway" reveals the explosive love triangles that wrecked each of Hemingway's marriages. Spanning 1920s bohemian Paris through 1960s Cold War America, "Mrs. Hemingway" is a riveting tale of passion, love, and heartbreak.
Blackass - by A. Igoni Barrett. Furo Wariboko wakes on the morning of a job interview to discover he's turned into a white man: red hair, green eyes, pale skin. In this condition he plunges into the bustle of Lagos to make his fortune. Pursued from the streets to the boardroom by those who would use him, Furo hides the evidence of his former life ... as he reinvents himself.