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June 20, 2017

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published June 20, 2017. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in June 2017.

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by Rebecca Foster

After Joe Minihane quit his journalism job to go freelance, he soon found himself having to write dull technology stories, all along wishing he could be a travel writer instead. He was in a state of constant anxiety about finances, which... Read More

Book Review

That Crazy Perfect Someday

by Hannah Hohman

Mafuri Long is a young woman with ambition. She wants an Olympic gold medal, and as the only woman to have ridden an eighty-foot wave, she knows she is ready. The only thing stopping her is her father’s depression. Mafuri takes... Read More

Book Review

A Place to Read

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

With an oversized book clutched to his chest, one small reader visits a variety of exotic locales from sunny safari to frozen north and outer space in "A Place to Read", by Leigh Hodgkison. Simple, rhythmic verses accompanied by boldly... Read More

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The Asylum of Dr. Caligari

by Rachel Jagareski

Morrow savagely satirizes geopolitics and war-mongering elites in this linguistically playful comic fantasy. World Fantasy Award winner James Morrow’s latest novel is a savagely witty riff on the classic silent film, The Cabinet of Dr.... Read More

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by Karen Rigby

Atmospheric and haunting, this novel about the lingering effects of violence is impossible to turn away from. In Andrée A. Michaud’s intense "Boundary", lurid crimes inspire a panoramic exploration of a lakeside retreat and its... Read More