Five years after abandoning the Sagrada Acedemy, Elezar Grunito has become infamous in the sanctified circles of noble dueling rings for his brutal temper and lethal blade. Men and women of all ranks gather to cheer and jeer, none of… more
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Dear Ms. Bishop: I tried to resist reading this series for a long time. So many other readers, readers who I trust, loved the first two books. But how you ended the Dark Trilogy series still bothers me and so I… more
First published in 1891, this morality tale pits a scientist, a government worker, his mistress, a deacon, and a physician against one another in a verbal battle of wits and ethics that explodes into a violent contest: the duel. When… more
British Occupied Manhattan, 1777. With her witty comedies, American actress Jennifer Leighton has been packing the John Street Theater, but she longs to escape the provincial circuit for the glamour of the London stage. When the playwright General John Burgoyne… more
Dear Patricia Briggs, Warning: Gushing review to follow. (There are also a couple more serious trigger warnings further down). I loved this book. I’m an unabashed fan of both your Mercy Thompson and Alpha & Omega series’. Alpha & Omega… more
Dear Ms. Mandel, I first heard of Station Eleven, your post-apocalyptic literary novel, when my friend, author Meredith Duran recommended it to me. I was a bit hesitant to read it — literary fiction can be emotionally hard on me… more