Reading 3 New Releases

On a trip to the bookstore this summer, I saw three new releases that caught my attention and I decided to reserve the titles from the library and see how I found them. All three were new-to-me authors and I had no idea what genres they would cover. My only clues about each book was…

No Place Here

John Boyne’s latest novel, The Heart’s Invisible Furies is not just about Cyril Avery’s life story but rather the history of a country, the author’s native Ireland, and how the society changes over this character’s lifetime. As one might expect from a novel that starts off in the 1940s, there are constant references to the war, controversial…