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April 23, 2019

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published April 23, 2019. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in April 2019.

Book Review

Father Mark's Journal

by Jeremiah Rood

Father Mark’s Journal is an enjoyable mystery that explores the hidden life of a man of God. In B. A. Trice’s clever mystery novel Father Mark’s Journal, the intimate details of a priest’s life make a point about religion and... Read More

Book Review

Clio Rising

by Monica Carter

Paula Martinac’s latest novel, "Clio Rising", is both a story of lesbian friendship and a literary mystery. Livvie Bliss—a young, out lesbian fresh from the North Carolina countryside—and Clio Hartt—a closeted lesbian known for... Read More

Book Review

Courting Mr. Lincoln

by Karen Rigby

Louis Bayard’s "Courting Mr. Lincoln" begins its story of Lincoln when he was still a roughhewn Springfield lawyer whose potential was guarded by a friend and roommate, Joshua Speed, and admired by a politically minded debutante, Mary... Read More

Book Review

Soul Remains

by Claire Foster

Even sinister cults need accountants. "Soul Remains", the second book in the Terribly Serious Darkness series by Sam Hooker, finds Sloot neck-deep in necromantic trouble. This whimsical, wry novel sends Sloot deeper into a magical world... Read More

Book Review

The Book of Flora

by Michelle Anne Schingler

In the aftermath of Nowhere, but still carrying the legacy of the Unnamed with them, Eddy, Ina, Alice, and the rest of the residents who survived the rapacious and dictatorial Lion are left with one overarching, reinforced truth: a... Read More