Book Review

Wolf Season: A Novel

By Helen Benedict

This tragic tale reminds readers that war always comes home.

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Happy Dreams: A Novel

By Jia Pingwa; translated by Nicky Harman

A naive idealist hopes to make it in big-city China.

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Whites and blacks risk their lives to unionize Southern textile mills in 1929.

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A WWII survivor comes to terms with her past when witnessing the struggles of her gay grandson in contemporary America.

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To the Back of Beyond

By Peter Stamm; translated by Michael Hoffman

Without so much as a goodbye, a Swiss man leaves his wife and family to become a vagabond

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Fiction is slightly stranger than truth in this collection of presidential pulp

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The Sworn Virgin: A Novel

By Kristopher Dukes

After taking a vow of celibacy in an oppressive society, a young Albanian woman finds love

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The Cuban Affair: A Novel

By Nelson DeMille

Razor-sharp storytelling from a seasoned pro.