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October 1, 2014

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published October 1, 2014. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in October 2014.

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The Memory Book

by Melissa Wuske

As a memoirist, Fischer deftly fills the roles of both author and protagonist as she learns about the life of a young Austro-Hungarian girl. The Memory Book: One Woman’s Self-Discovery in the Mist of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, by... Read More

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Saint Wally

by Valerie Hamra

A fun ride and a pleasure to read, "Saint Wally" subverts classic expectations of heaven and hell. Walter arrives at heaven’s pearly gates just in time for everything to go to hell. Courtney Taylor’s "Saint Wally" presents a... Read More

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Real Santa

by Maya Fleischmann

This heartwarming and humorous Christmas story shows the determination of one man to bring magic to his daughter’s childhood. Themes of parenthood and the spirit of Christmas come together in this lively tale about a father’s quest... Read More

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Last Words

by Robin Farrell Edmunds

The tenacity of the main character will resonate as he overcomes barriers and reclaims his former life. Fighting for his professional reputation, reporter Coleridge Samuel Taylor attempts to solve the death of a young homeless boy, the... Read More

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Perfectly Good White Boy

by Sheila M. Trask

Pitch-perfect dialogue and narrative prose reveal teen culture and the journey of self-discovery. Few adults have the spot-on sense of teenage culture that novelist Carrie Mesrobian has. Critically acclaimed for her candid young-adult... Read More

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