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Ten Days a Madwoman

WWR readers take a quick breath after numerous end-of-year duties and plunge into reading!

Fiction: Anderson/Peart, Child, Fox, Gayle, Lagercrantz, Quarles, Raybourn, & Williams | Xpress Reviews


Anderson & Peart return to steampunk, a superbly plotted new Reacher tale, love and loss from Fox, small-town tension from Gayle, a simple debut, Lisbeth Salander in the hands of Lagercrantz, time travel done right, a bang-up series opener from Raybourn, a fierce collection of stories from Williams

Audiobooks from Ebrahim, Huneven, Koontz, Lang, O’Neal, & Raybourn | Xpress Reviews


An emotional memoir, the compelling nature of obsessive love, a disconcerting mood and spooky atmosphere from Koontz, a family seeking connection, a sweet story without much substance, a romantic thriller set between the wars

Fiction Reviews | April 1, 2013


Reviews of Deanna Raybourn’s A Spear of Summer Grass, Anthony Marra’s A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, and Charlotte Link’s The Other Child, plus a full list of fiction reviews from the Apr. 1 issue.