Xpress Reviews: Audiobooks | First Look at New Books, February 21, 2014


Carr moves further into Thunder Point with The Hero, two teens knock down racial walls in 1960s football, British fiction from Jewell, The Truth from Palin, suspense from Palmer, a critique on our educational system

Audio Reviews | October 15, 2013


Reviews of After Visiting Friends: A Son’s Story, Brazil, and The Light in the Ruins, plus a full list of Audio reviews from the October 15, 2013 issue.

Michael Palin on The Truth | Tantorious

Tantorious is a monthly podcast series featuring interviews with well-known authors, hosted by Allan Hoving and presented by Tantor Audio. Michael Palin is a comedian, novelist, actor, and playwright best known for being one of the members of the comedy group Monty Python and for his travel documentaries. His first novel, Hemingway’s Chair, published in 1998, […]

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, July 19, 2013


An unconventional love story from Toperoff. Abolitionist John Brown and a young slave Henry travel to Harper’s ferry in 1859. Short story collections set in the Hawaiian Islands and abroad. A Cold War–era spy thriller reaches a boiling point in Italy in 1984. And more.