Monthly Archives: June 2017

A Man Called Ove Book Review

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman Book Review

Swedish sensation Fredrik Backman has been providing the world with hearty laughs and tender smiles through his runaway international success in A Man Called Ove. It’s a favorite among book clubs and perfect for beach reads. And it helped get me out of a reading slump. Washington Square Press | May, 2015 | Paperback |…

The Irrationalist

Local Author New Release: The Irrationalist

Andrew Pessin is a local Connecticut author with a brand new historical murder mystery based on real events: The Irrationalist Description: The Irrationalist An historical murder mystery based on real events. Who would want to murder the world’s most famous philosopher? Turns out: nearly everyone. In 1649, Descartes was invited by the Queen of Sweden…

New Haven Noir

Local Author New Release: New Haven Noir

While all the authors from this anthology may not be from New England, the location is of interest. Akashic Books regularly publishes anthologies with a location theme and their recent release has a New England locale in mind. Check out New Haven Noir! Akashic Books continues its groundbreaking series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with…

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