Fiction Previews, Mar. 2013, Pt. 1: Ann Hood, Marisa Silver, Fowler on Zelda Fitzgerald, & More

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Fowler, Therese Anne. Z—: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald. St. Martin’s. Mar. 2013. NAp. ISBN 9781250028655. $24.99. HISTORICAL FICTION Fowler won an LJ star for her 2008 debut, Souvenir, settling comfortably into fraught contemporary relationship territory and finding herself compared to Jodi Picoult. Here she does something entirely different, reimagining the tumultuous life of the […]

Wyatt’s World—Real Women in Fiction

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Historical fiction has many pleasures—lushly conceived settings, perfectly realized detail, and the chance to delve beneath the sometimes dry facts of history and mine its story-rich possibilities. Often, the genre’s pages are full of imagined characters in historical settings, but sometimes they are filled with true-life characters; individuals who created or witnessed history long ago. […]

Barbara’s Picks, Jan. 2013, Pt. 1: Chevalier Goes American and Shubin Sees the Universe Within

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Barbara’s Picks, Jan. 2013, Pt. 1: Chevalier Goes American and Shubin Sees the Universe Within

ALA Fallout: Seven Terrific Genre Novels I Discovered Last Minute, including Buehlman, Stine, Kingsbury, and More

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ALA Fallout: Seven Terrific Genre Novels I Discovered Last Minute, including Buehlman, Stine, Kingsbury, and More

Summertime, and the Reading Is Easy: Genre Fiction Summer Reads

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Summertime, and the Reading Is Easy: Genre Fiction Summer Reads

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, May 18, 2012

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Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, May 18, 2012

Barbara’s Picks: October 2012, Pt. 4: Alexie, Leon, Morton, Mozingo

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Barbara’s Picks: October 2012, Pt. 4: Alexie, Leon, Morton, Mozingo

History Through Fiction: Francine du Plessix Gray’s The Queen’s Lover

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History Through Fiction: Francine du Plessix Gray’s The Queen’s Lover

RA Crossroads: What To Read After Madeline Miller’s The Song of Achilles

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RA Crossroads: What To Read After Madeline Miller’s The Song of Achilles

Barbara’s Picks: Last of the August 2012 Titles, All Looking Good

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Barbara’s Picks: Last of the August 2012 Titles, All Looking Good

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