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Here is a list of the reviews posted on MostlyFiction.com in the last six weeks. Click on the title below to go directly to each review.

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Author Interviews:

Adrian McKinty

Joe R. Lansdale

Reviews for book released in August 2009:

THAT OLD CAPE MAGIC by Richard Russo (review by Eleanor Bukowsky)

SELF'S MURDER by Bernhard Schlink (review by Doug Bruns)

GALAHAD AT BLANDINGS by P.G. Wodehouse (review by Mary Whipple)

PERFECT LIFE by Jessica Shattuck (review by Eleanor Bukowsky)

THE BOOK FROM SKY by Robert Kelly (review by Ann Wilkes)

THE YACOUBIAN BUILDING by Alaa Al Aswany (review by Mary Whipple)


Reviews for book released in July 2009:

THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE by Stieg Larson (review by Kirstin Merrihew)

AMATEUR BARBARIANS by Robert Cohen (review by Mike Frechette)

GREETINGS FROM SOMEWHERE ELSE by Monica McInerny (review by Danielle Bullen)

SNAKESKIN ROAD by James Braziel (review by Doug Bruns)

A DISOBEDIENT GIRL by Ru Freeman (review by Debbie Lee Wesselman)

HOUSE SECRETS by Mike Lawson (review by Mary Whipple)

GET REAL by Donald E. Westlake (review by Guy Savage)

HEARTSICK by Chelsea Cain (review by Jana L. Perskie)


Reviews for book released in June 2009:

HEROIC MEASURES by Jill Ciment (review by Doug Bruns)

THE BLINDFOLD TEST by Barry Schecter (review by C.T. Terry)

NOT IN THE FLESH by Ruth Rendell (review by Eleanor Bukowsky)

VANILLA RIDE by Joe R. Lansdale (review by Guy Savage)

LET THE GREAT WORLD SPIN by Colum McCann (review by Poornima Apte)


Reviews for book released in May 2009:

BEGINNER'S GREEK by James Collins (review by Bonnie Brody)

THE CITY AND THE CITY by China Mieville (review by Kirstin Merrihew)

BROOKLYN by Colm Toibin (review by Poornima Apte)

THE LAST WAR BY Ana Menedez (review by Beth Chariton)

ENDER IN EXILE by Orson Scott Card (review by Mike Frechette)

ROOFTOPS OF TEHRAN by Mahbod Seraji (review by Jana L. Perskie)


Reviews for books released in April 2009:

FIFTY GRAND by Adrian McKinty (review by Guy Savage)
PROOF OF THE HONEY by Salwa Al Neimi (review by Kirstin Merrihew)
FOLLOW ME by Joanna Scott (review by Danielle Bullen)


Reviews for books released in  January - March 2009:

LOWBOY by John Wray (review by Poornima Apte)

MUDBOUND by Hilary Jordan (review by Bonnie Brody)

MORNING AND EVENING TALK by Naguib Mahfouz (review by Mary Whipple)

GODMOTHER: THE CINDERELLA STORY by Carolyn Turgeon (review by Jana L. Perskie)


Reviews for books released in 2008 and earlier:

THE CAVEMAN'S VALENTINE by George Dawes Green (review by Jana L. Perskie)

DEAD I WELL MAY BE by Adrian McGinty (review by Guy Savage)

THE DEVIL YOU KNOW by Mike Carey (review by Jana L. Perskie)

THE HOUSE WITHOUT A KEY by Earl Derr Biggers (review by Mary Whipple)

THE LAST NIGHT AT THE LOBSTER by Steward O'Nan (review by Sudheer Apte)

THE LAST NIGHTINGALE by Anthony Flacco (review by Jana L. Perskie)

SHADOW COUNTRY by Peter Matthieson (review by Doug Bruns)


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