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October 15, 2016

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

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The Sacred Beasts

by Rebecca Foster

This atmospheric novel is all about valuing women’s ideas, stories, art, and bodies. Pushcart Prize finalist Bev Jafek’s "The Sacred Beasts" is a fiercely feminist novel that makes space for women’s stories and art in the midst of... Read More

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Hole in the Heart

by Peter Dabbene

Hole in the Heart: Bringing Up Beth, part of Penn State’s Graphic Medicine series, is artist Henny Beaumont’s brutally honest, and ultimately uplifting, account of raising a daughter with Down syndrome. “Hole in the heart” refers... Read More

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Two Gentlemen on the Beach

by Karen Rigby

This affecting, dimensional work centers on the power gained by losing oneself in the mythology of others. Charlie Chaplin and Winston Churchill: Englishmen, twentieth-century icons, and, in Austrian writer Michael Köhlmeier’s rich... Read More