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February 1, 2021

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published February 1, 2021. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in February 2021.

Book Review

Gerta

by Michelle Anne Schingler

Kateřina Tučková’s "Gerta" is a startling, significant historical novel set during and after the violent postwar expulsion of Germans from Czechoslovakia. At the end of WWII, Gerta—the daughter of a disrespected Czech mother whom... Read More

Book Review

The Loathing

by Eileen Gonzalez

In the thriller "The Loathing", trauma, vengeance, and the brutality of war are the focus. A man is set on a dangerous, irreversible path in Wilder Nash’s thriller, "The Loathing". Afghanistan, 1999: Hunter, a security contractor, has... Read More

Book Review

Peter Faber

by Jeremiah Rood

The story of how the Jesuits began usually focuses on Ignatius of Loyola and Francis Xavier, but Jon Sweeney’s fascinating biography adds a third name: Peter Faber. Faber was born in 1506 and grew up in a French hamlet as the child of... Read More

Book Review

Where Madness Lies

by Monica Carter

"Where Madness Lies" is an utterly compelling historical novel about the Nazi genocide, told from the perspective of psychiatric patients who reveal the generational impact of mental illness. The two-part story begins in 1934 in Germany,... Read More