Best Book of the Week!
The Rathbones is a strange and wonderful novel, part gothic mystery, part magical realism, about a whaling family in the 18th and 19th centuries. 317 more words
Once done with Lynn Shepherd’s The Pierced Heart, I’ll be looking for A Fatal Likeness/A Treacherous Likeness, in which investigator Charles Maddox deals with a dark mystery uncovered by the only surviving son of the writers Percy and Mary Shelley. 35 more words
So there’s this young woman of (extremely) modest means named Margaret Lea who works in an undervisited bookstore and reviews books and writes author biographies on the side – but she only does it of obscure authors and their barely known books. 834 more words