Fall Indie Fiction: Best Novels and Short Stories Beyond the Mainstream

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Fun, propulsive reading that really is about the hunt, not the treasure; an embracingly and impeccably penned study of one woman’s anguish; brightly and incisively written, this is a well-rendered portrait of a stranger among us

LJ Fiction Reviews: November 15, 2016

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Debuter Fabiaschi is a perfect choice for book clubs; an enthralling retelling of the women of Troy; recent Jewish fiction; a roundup of top indie picks; graphic novels for Black History Month; for fans of magic-based fantasy, Shinn blends a potent brew of politics and alchemy

Top Spring Indie Fiction: This Season Brings 14 Worthy Titles Beyond the Mainstream

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Blackman’s Hex seamlessly moves into gorgeously rendered fantasy worlds; Carswell is unexpectedly entertaining; Sidhu is swift, dense, and touching; Wood’s Natural Way of Things is shocking and vital, for all readers

Top Fall Indie Fiction: Best Bets Beyond the Big-House Titles

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Banansky offers a sleekly told puzzle piece that snares readers to the end; Kloss’s epic Revelator has a feel of dark, ferocious beauty; you’ll trust Kid Moses; Glacier is gorgeously and urgently written

Top Indie Fiction: 30 Key Titles Beyond the Best-Sellers List for Spring/Summer 2014

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From laconic Pitiful Criminals to an unfolding Cataract City threatening to derail, these lucidly written, high-end gritty, and atmosphere edgy works are for most fiction readers to enjoy