The Suburbs Aren’t What They Seem in “Suburban Death Project”

The veil of “cookie-cutter pleasantness” is lifted in Aimee Parkison’s short story collection, “Suburban Death Project.” on suburban America.

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Girl Survives Marsh and Man in “Where the Crawdads Sing”

A review of the film “Where the Crawdads Sing,” based on the novel by Delia Owens.

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“Valley of Shadows” Is a Supernatural Genre Fusion that Sheds Light on Real Issues

A review of Rudy Ruiz’s new novel, “Valley of Shadows.”

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“Furnace Creek”: Lyrical, Memorable, and Character-Driven

The richness of the characters in Joseph Allen Boone’s novel, “Furnace Creek,” is what makes the book work brilliantly.

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We Should All Give a Shit About What Happened to Carlotta

A review of James Hannaham’s new novel, “Didn’t Nobody Give a Shit What Happened to Carlotta.”

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