Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, December 13, 2013

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A great debut from Cantor, masterly historical fiction from Cornwell, a searing love story from Gray, a 1970s take from Haws, literary suspense from Lawson, an ingeniously plotted page-turner from Mosby, whimsy from Riggs, compelling adventure from Rollins and Cantrell, and a gratifying portrait of lovers from Wood

Period Pieces

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Recent historical fiction.

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, December 6, 2013

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Layered storytelling from Abrams and Dorst, de Giovanni builds on his gloomy but brilliant detectives, Delaney’s grim tale shouts Greek tragedy more than standard mystery fare, a somewhat entertaining debut from Devereaux-Nelson, Forrest’s beloved detective Kate Delafield returns, give The Card a shot, savor Rodale’s funny, heartfelt, and lovingly crafted romance

First Novels To Close Out the Last of the Year | Wyatt’s World

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Duffy’s graceful and precise observations; Kimberling fascinates with a blend of wit and violence; lyrical, searing Marra is astounding; Rindell’s obsession and passion is 1920s New York City; irresistible historical and fantasy from Wecker

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, November 22, 2013

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The background of Hard Ink Tattoo adds a unique and different mood to Kaye’s contemporary romance

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, November 15, 2013

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A final volume from the late Arjouni, a clear-eyed and tender family drama from Borders, Frame reveals Miss Havisham, debut author Ponsor ask you to judge his legal thriller, a very long ride with best-selling author Schätzing

Fiction Reviews | November 15, 2013

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Reviews of Strange Bodies, Thirty Girls, and The UnAmericans, plus a full list of Fiction reviews from the November 15, 2013 issue.

Homeward Bound

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Stories of homecoming.

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, November 8, 2013

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Aficionados of legal thrilllers and series fans will enjoy Connelly’s latest, plenty of fly-fishing details and outdoor adventure from McCafferty, and a talent for balancing great character development with fast-paced action from Wood

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, November 1, 2013

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A new Department Q novel from Adler-Olsen, a gratifying new adult foray for Jordan, a gritty police procedural from Schwegel, Weldon’s trilogy comes to a close

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