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August 16, 2016

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published August 16, 2016. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in August 2016.

Book Review

Gateway to Everywhere

by Susan Waggoner

This is a raw and sprawling look at southern California in the days before its Hollywood reputation. Ernest Frankel’s "Gateway to Everywhere" is a big, sprawling look at the settlement of southern California circa 1900. Young American... Read More

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by Nancy Powell

This is science fiction with an epic scope—exhaustively detailed, with an explosive plot and a socially-attuned premise. "Executive", the first novel in D.P. Oberon’s Earth 340K series, is an action-packed, character-driven thriller... Read More

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by Rose Garrett

This book is not just a fast-paced cyber-spy drama. It is also a love story that carries the theme of loyalty to one’s ideals, identity, and family. "Unassimilated", by Michael Benzehabe, follows recent immigrant and expert codebreaker... Read More