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May 1, 2019

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published May 1, 2019. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in May 2019.

Book Review

Shadowshine

by Carol Booton

"Shadowshine" is a rollicking adventure in which a poetic possum undertakes a quest for self-knowledge in his fantastical world of talking animals. In Johnny Armstrong’s eccentric novel "Shadowshine", a talking possum adventures in a... Read More

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Passover

by Holly Jordan

"Passover" is a novel that powerfully reevaluates the evil choices individuals make, choices often disguised as solutions for the greater good. Jeff Yocum’s compelling novel "Passover" conveys the banality of evil and follows cycles of... Read More

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Car Wars

by Eileen Gonzalez

"Car Wars" is a timely mystery thriller about revenge, espionage, and corporate rivalry that’s taken to a deadly extreme. Terrorists threaten America’s electric car industry in Mike Brogan’s thriller "Car Wars". Madison is ecstatic... Read More

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Jerusalem on the Amstel

by Jeff Fleischer

In the seventeenth century, the Netherlands became home to a large diaspora community of Sephardic Jews fleeing persecution. Their community thrived for centuries until its abrupt end under Nazi occupation. Longtime BBC reporter Lipika... Read More

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The Salmon Way

by Matt Sutherland

The noble Pacific salmon—born in freshwater, coming of age in the ocean, back to streams and rivers to spawn and die—is so integral to the Alaskan psyche as to be family. In the broad expanses of our forty-ninth state, the return of... Read More

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