A jazz-loving private investigator. A sealed murder case. A dead politician. A Muslim immigrant. Set in the vibrant city of Copenhagen, Amulya Malladi’s first entry of a new mystery series is sure to make readers want more.
Category: Book Reviews
Yours Truly: An Obituary Writer’s Guide to Telling Your Story by James R. Hagerty
Award-winning journalist and the Wall Street Journal’s veteran obituary writer offers heartfelt advice about a serious subject, sharing his unique skill with those who want to get in the last word with flourish, honesty, and humor.
Lucy by the Sea by Elizabeth Strout
From Pulitzer Prize–winning author Elizabeth Strout comes a poignant, pitch-perfect novel about a divorced couple stuck together during lockdown—and the love, loss, despair, and hope that animate us even as the world seems to be falling apart.
Attack of the Black Rectangles by Amy Sarig King
In Attack of the Black Rectangles, acclaimed author Amy Sarig King shows all the ways truth can be hard… but still worth fighting for.
Lungfish by Meghan Gilliss
Meghan Gilliss’s debut is a brilliant and heartbreaking novel about addiction, doubt, marriage, motherhood, and learning to see in the dark.
The Lost Girls of Willowbrook: A Heartbreaking Novel of Survival Based on True History by Ellen Marie Wiseman
Girl, Interrupted meets American Horror Story in 1970s Staten Island, as the New York Times bestselling author of The Orphan Collector blends fact, fiction, and the urban legend of Cropsey for a haunting story about a young woman mistakenly imprisoned at Willowbrook State School – the real state-run institution that Geraldo Rivera would later expose for its horrifying abuses.
Salt and Sugar by Rebecca Carvalho
The grandchildren of two rival Brazilian bakeries fall in love despite their families’ feud in this delicious debut rom-com perfect for fans of Nicola Yoon and Gloria Chao.
Peril at the Exhibition by Nev March
Captain Jim Agnihotri and his new bride, Diana Framji, return in Nev March’s Peril at the Exposition, the follow up to March’s award-winning, Edgar finalist debut, Murder in Old Bombay.
Sugar and Salt by Susan Wiggs
A tale of friendship, hardship, redemption, and love between a San Francisco baker and a barbecue master from Texas.
Suck It in and Smile by Laurence Beaudoin-Masse
A funny, touching look at the life of a social media influencer who starts to question the #goals life she has created for herself.