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Books in the News - 8/25/13

Tamarack CountyCatch up on all the books reviewed in our local papers with this handy-dandy, linked-up list!

At the Pioneer Press, Mary Ann Grossman wrote an interesting article about William Kent Krueger being caught between Simon & Schuster and Barnes & Noble--and his new Cork O'Connor mystery Tamarack County.

Also mentioned was this year's leading Gone Girl contender to the throne, The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison.

In the Star Tribune Books section, titles covered include:Claire of the Sea Light

Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Dandicat - The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing.

Days in the History of Silence by Merethe Lindstrom - From the acclaimed Nordic Council Literature Prize winner, a story that reveals the devastating effects of mistaking silence for peace and feeling shame for inevitable circumstance.

Archangel by Andrea Barrett - In this magnificent new book, she unfolds five pivotal moments in the lives of her characters and in the history of knowledge. Archangel

The Road from Gap Creek by Robert Morgan - Much more than a sequel, The Road from Gap Creek is a moving and indelible portrait of people and their world in a time of unprecedented change, an American story told by one of our country's most acclaimed writers.

Something That Feels Like Truth by Donald Lystra - Short story collection

Love and Terror on the Howling Plains of Nowhere by Poe Ballantine - Nonfiction about Ballantine's search for the truth behind a gruesome killing in his hometown.

Happy reading!


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