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June 27, 2018

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published June 27, 2018. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in June 2018.

Book Review

From Bird Mountain

by Susan Waggoner

"From Bird Mountain" is a fresh tale of the Viking world. Lyle Fugleberg’s historical novel "From Bird Mountain" is set in the Viking age and tells a familiar tale from a different, more realistic, point of view. Brothers Gyrth and... Read More

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Our Failing Constitution

by Claire Foster

"Our Failing Constitution" may have a dark outlook for the Trump administration, but it also compellingly suggests powerful, positive solutions for cleaning house and moving forward. The United States has weathered many disasters, both... Read More

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by Barry Silverstein

Environmental journalist Ben Goldfarb’s lively and educational Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter shows why beavers should be respected as “ecosystem engineers.” Goldfarb is a fan of beavers, but he... Read More

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by Peter Dabbene

Strange, surreal, and symbolic, Aaron Costain’s graphic novel, "Entropy", probes some of the deepest questions about creation with a funny, absurd sensibility that makes it all go down smoothly. The book opens with a mysterious... Read More

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by Rebecca Hussey

This troubling, complicated literary novel delves into the experiences of mental illness, questioning some of our most basic beliefs about what it means to be insane. "Insane" by Rainald Goetz is a complex, multivoiced, experimental look... Read More