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May 31, 2017

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published May 31, 2017. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in May 2017.

Book Review

Restless Secrets

by Benjamin Welton

"Restless Secrets" is a well-wrought depiction of everyday life, even if that life is a little strange. "Restless Secrets" seamlessly weaves together three novellas about the lives of very different yet all very tough and durable women.... Read More

Book Review

Hatching Sharey

by Karen Rigby

A young hatchling finds meaning in helping others in this sweet take on a classic tale. "Hatching Sharey" features a purple platypus whose looks inspire a journey from dismay to self-acceptance. In Bao-Khanh Tran’s whimsical riff on... Read More

Book Review

The Last Train

by Shana Creaney

"The Last Train" is a well-paced and absorbing mystery, with quick action and a look at urban life. In "The Last Train" by Michael Pronko, Detective Hiroshi Shimizu and the Tokyo homicide unit go on a thrilling hunt for a murderer of... Read More

Book Review

Damaged People

by Jennifer Miller

There is a glimmer of hope at the end of this novel, in which everyday arguments are interspersed with extraordinary life events. Spanning three generations, several decades, and two major world events, Bonnie Rozanski’s "Damaged... Read More