Reviews / Historical Fiction

Grace by Paul Lynch

  PRAISE FOR GRACE: “ feels as though it has already claimed its place among great Irish...

House of Names by Colm Toibin

 “Brilliant…Tóibín’s accomplishment here is to render myth plausible while at the same time preserving its high drama…...

Chasing the North Star by...

“Chasing the North Star is an epic journey, and Morgan’s vision of our dark past shines brilliantly...

The Revenant by Michael Punke

    Review “To enterprising young men. The subscriber wishes to engage one hundred young men to...

Perfidia by James Ellroy

It is December 6 1941. America stands at the brink of World War II. Last hopes for...

Suspended Sentences by Patrick...

In this essential trilogy of novellas by the winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature, French...

The Road from Gap Creek by...

When Robert Morgan’s novel Gap Creek was published in 1999, it became an Oprah Book Club Selection and an...

Snow Hunters by Paul Yoon

“A rare, precious gem…perfection. One of this year’s best reads.” -Library Journal, starred review “Continues his stunning trajectory with...

The Son by Philipp Meyer

  My Review A tale of a few narratives from the McCullough family involving different locals, nations,...

Brief Encounters with Che...

This debut collection from the man Malcolm Gladwell described as a genius took readers by storm. From...

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