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Bloomsbury 0

Whisper of the Tide by Sarah Tolcser

★★★★★ Sarah Tolcser’s Whisper of the Tide follows Caroline Orestia and Markos Andela in an action-packed sequel to The Song of the Current (2017). Caroline and Markos are living in Valonikos and planning their next move...

Zen and Gone Emily France 0

Zen and Gone by Emily France

★★★★☆ Emily France wastes no time plunging her readers straight into the crisis of Zen and Gone. No sooner do we crack the book’s spine than we find our heroine, 17-year-old Essa McKree, searching...

Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018 0

My German Brother by Chico Buarque

★★★☆☆ Although not immediately aware of the transformation, Ciccio’s life changes when he finds a decades-old letter stashed between the pages of his father’s rare edition of The Golden Bough. His father, a book...

Farrar, Straus & Giroux 0

Kudos by Rachel Cusk

★★★★★ On an overnight flight from Toronto to Tel Aviv, I was seated next to a woman who was going to visit her daughter, who’d been born in the U.S. but moved to Israel as...

Mirror Shoulder Signal by Dorthe Nors 0

Mirror, Shoulder, Signal by Dorthe Nors

★★★☆☆ Translated from the Danish, Dorthe Nors’ Mirror, Shoulder, Signal is a slight, anxious novel about self-improvement and self-acceptance. Centered around middle-aged Sonja’s decision to enroll in a driving school and finally get her...