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June 15, 2016

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published June 15, 2016. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in June 2016.

Book Review

Calculated Risk

by Matt Sutherland

During the 1960s, the Cold War was fought on many fronts and fields of battle—nuclear weapon technology, Cuba and other geopolitical hotspots, the Olympic Games, to name a few—but the race to space may have meant the most to Russian... Read More

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by Stephanie Bucklin

A century of civil war has devastated Japan, but Kano Murasaki has grown up far from the conflicts and battles that rage in the nation. Nicknamed “Squirrel,” or Risuko, all the young girl wants to do is climb trees as she grows up in... Read More

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Beautiful Ape Girl Baby

by Karen Rigby

A unique blend of chutzpah and vulnerability mark this story of a girl born with the looks of an ape. Irreverent, unconventional, and hyperreal, "Beautiful Ape Girl Baby" tracks an ape born to wealthy parents. Heather Fowler’s dark,... Read More

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A Seeping Wound

by John Senger

"A Seeping Wound" is a dark story of human cruelty, and an ode to the preeminence of the human spirit. In his arresting novel, "A Seeping Wound", Darryl Wimberley forcefully chronicles life in one of the many slave camps of the rural... Read More