Index of Book Reviews

All my reviews, by author's surname.  Magazines are included, by title.

Jennifer Aaker and Andy Smith, The Dragonfly Effect
Eleanor Hallowell Abbott, Molly Make-Believe
Jennifer Adams, Little Master Shakespeare
Jennifer Adams, Little Miss Austen
Susan Wittig Albert, A Wilder Rose
Sarah Addison Allen, The Peach Keeper 
Michael Alenyikov, Ivan and Misha
Isabel Allende, Ines of My Soul
Karin Altenberg, Island of Wings
Anita Amirrezvani, Equal of the Sun
Apex Magazine: March 2010
Apex Magazine: May 2010
Apex Magazine, January 2011
Michelle Davidson Argyle, Cinders
Emily Arsenault, Miss Me When I’m Gone 
Jane Austen, Persuasion
Ellis Avery, The Last Nude

Mary Balogh, The Arrangement
Linda Bamber, Taking What I Like
Maya Banks, Highlander Most Wanted
Anne Clinard Barnhill, At the Mercy of the Queen
Edward Belfar, Wanderers 
Lauren Belfer, A Fierce Radiance
Anna Belfrage, Like Chaff in the Wind
Anna Belfrage, A Rip in the Veil
Jennifer Belle, The Seven Year Bitch
Melanie Benjamin, Alice I Have Been
Melanie Benjamin, The Aviator's Wife
April Bernard, Miss Fuller
Marie-Helene Bertino, 2 A.M. at The Cat’s Pajamas
Maryka Biaggio, Parlor Games
Donia Bijan, Maman’s Homesick Pie
Nancy Bilyeau, The Chalice 
Nancy Bilyeau, The Crown
Jesse Blackadder, The Raven's Heart
Elizabeth Blackwell, While Beauty Slept
Sara Blædel, Call Me Princess
Christine Blevins, The Turning of Anne Merrick 
Alex Bledsoe, The Sword-Edged Blonde
Alex Bledsoe, Wake of the Bloody Angel
Michael Boccacino, Charlotte Markham and the House of Darkling
D.L. Bogdan, The Forgotten Queen
D.L. Bogdan, The Sumerton Women
D.W. Bradbridge, The Winter Siege
Kit Brennan, Whip Smart: Lola Montez Conquers the Spaniards
Leslie Brody, Irrepressible
S.G. Browne, Lucky Bastard
Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tarzan of the Apes
A.S. Byatt, Ragnarok: The End of the Gods
Sandra Byrd, Roses Have Thorns

DeAnna Cameron, Dancing at the Chance
Julia Cameron, The Writing Diet: Write Yourself Right-Size
Nike Campbell-Fatoki, Thread of Gold Beads
Emma Campion, A Triple Knot
Richard Canning, Brief Lives: E.M. Forster
Talia Carner, Jerusalem Maiden
Jetta Carleton, Clair de Lune
Carol K. Carr, India Black
Carol K. Carr, India Black and the Rajah's Ruby
Carol K. Carr, India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy
Carol K. Carr, India Black and the Widow of Windsor
Gail Carriger, Blameless
Gail Carriger, Changeless
Gail Carriger, Soulless
Stephanie Carroll, A White Room
Michael Chabon, Telegraph Avenue
Megan Chance, Inamorata
Meira Chand, A Different Sky
Ruth Hull Chatlien, The Ambitious Madame Bonaparte
Jennifer Chiaverini, Sonoma Rose
Clare Clark, Beautiful Lies
Trevor Cole, Practical Jean
Ellen Mansoor Collier, Bathing Beauties, Booze and Bullets
Ellen Mansoor Collier, Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play
Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins, Kiss Her Goodbye
Tara Conklin, The House Girl 
Tina Connolly, Ironskin
Kim Cooper, The Kept Girl
Amanda Coplin, The Orchardist
Laurel Corona, The Mapmaker's Daughter
Jo-Ann Costa, The Bequest of Big Daddy
Elaine Cougler, The Loyalist’s Wife
Dilly Court, The Best of Daughters
Keith Cronin, Me Again
Lynn Cullen, Mrs. Poe 
Lynn Cullen, Reign of Madness
Nayana Currimbhoy, Miss Timmins' School for Girls

Angela Davis-Gardner, Butterfly’s Child
Jill Dawson, Lucky Bunny
Debra Dean, The Mirrored World
Catherine Delors, For the King
Carolina De Robertis, Perla
Kishwar Desai, Witness the Night
Suzanne Desrochers, Bride of New France
Dee DeTarsio, The Scent of Jade 
Isak Dinesen, Winter's Tales
Michelle Diener, Banquet of Lies
Michelle Diener, Daughter of the Sky
Michelle Diener, In Defense of the Queen
Michelle Diener, Mistress of the Wind
Stephen Dobyns, The Burn Palace
Emma Donoghue, Room
Keith Donohue, Centuries of June
Stephanie Dray, Daughters of the Nile
Stephanie Dray, Lily of the Nile
Stephanie Dray, The Princess of Egypt Must Die
Stephanie Dray, Song of the Nile 
India Drummond, Ordinary Angels
Jennifer duBois, A Partial History of Lost Causes
Melanie Dugan, Dead Beautiful
Daphne du Maurier, The Doll: The Lost Short Stories
Lawrence Durrell, Judith
Nicole Dweck, The Debt of Tamar

Jane Eagland, Wildthorn
Tan Twang Eng, The Garden of Evening Mists
Jennifer Cody Epstein, The Gods of Heavenly Punishment
Louise Erdrich, The Round House
Karen Essex, Dracula In Love

Colin Falconer, Isabella: Braveheart of France
Evan Fallenberg, When We Danced on Water
Ellen Feldman, Next to Love
Jennie Fields, The Age of Desire
David Finkle, People Tell Me Things
Kate Forsyth, Bitter Greens
Susana Fortes, Waiting for Robert Capa
Sara Foster, Beneath the Shadows
Joan Frank, Because You Have To
Thaisa Frank, Heidegger's Glasses
Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly, The Tilted World
Susanna Fraser, The Sergeant's Lady
Elizabeth Fremantle, Queen's Gambit
Karl Friedrich, Wings
Alexandra Fuller, Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness

Nicole Galland, Godiva
Nicole Galland, I, Iago
Matthew Gallaway, The Metropolis Case
Simon Garfield, Just My Type 
Camilla Gibb, The Beauty of Humanity Movement 
Abigail Gibbs, The Dark Heroine
Alex Gilvarry, From the Memoirs of a Non-Enemy Combatant
Mario Giordano, 1,000 Feelings For Which There Are No Names
J. Boyce Gleason, Anvil of God
Andrew Goldstein, The Bookie’s Son
Daisy Goodwin, The American Heiress
David Gordon, Mystery Girl
C.W. Gortner, The Queen's Vow
Theodora Goss, The Thorn and the Blossom
Jonathan Gottschall, The Storytelling Animal
Katherine Govier, The Printmaker's Daughter
Francine du Plessix Gray, The Queen’s Lover
Juliet Grey, Becoming Marie Antoinette
Juliet Grey, Confessions of Marie Antoinette
Sally Gunning, The Rebellion of Jane Clarke
Lev Grossman, The Magician King
Lev Grossman, The Magicians
Janet Groth, The Receptionist: An Education at The New Yorker
Sandra Gulland, The Shadow Queen
Lisa Grunwald, The Irresistible Henry House

Tessa Hadley, Married Love: And Other Stories
Jennifer Haigh, Baker Towers 
Jennifer Haigh, Faith
Kersten Hamilton, In the Forests of the Night
Kersten Hamilton, Tyger Tyger 
Noelle Hancock, My Year With Eleanor: A Memoir
Thomas Hardy, Far From the Madding Crowd
Karen Harper, Mistress of Mourning
Jane Harris, Gillespie and I
Kathryn Harrison, Enchantments
Rashad Harrison, Our Man in the Dark
Sue Harrison, Song of the River
Madeline Harvey, Evangeline Jennings, Zoë Spencer,Tee Tyson, Cars & Girls
Ned Hayes, Sinful Folk
Avery Hays, The Sixth
Kevin Lynn Helmick, Driving Alone: A Love Story
Patti Callahan Henry, And Then I Found You
Joanna Hershon, A Dual Inheritance
Leanna Renee Hieber, The Strangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker  
Victoria Hislop, The Thread
Bruce Holbert, Lonesome Animals
Nancy Horan, Under the Wide and Starry Sky
Jason M. Hough, The Darwin Elevator
C.C. Humphreys, Jack Absolute

Arnaldur Indridason, Hypothermia

D. B. Jackson, Thieftaker
Ryan David Jahn, The Dispatcher
Renee James, Coming Out Can Be Murder
Carolle Jean-Murat, Voodoo in My Blood: A Healer's Journey From Surgeon to Shaman
Marci Jefferson, Girl on the Golden Coin
Duncan Jepson, All the Flowers in Shanghai
Sarah Jio, Blackberry Winter
David John, Flight From Berlin 
Adam Johnson, The Orphan Master's Son
D.E. Johnson, Detroit Electric Scheme
D.E. Johnson, Motor City Shakedown
Suzanne Joinson, A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar
Sadie Jones, Small Wars
Sadie Jones, The Uninvited Guests

Kristiana Kahakauwila, This is Paradise
Alma Katsu, The Taker
Susan Kaye, For You Alone
Susan Kaye, None But You
Jade Kennedy, Silver Threads
Stephen King, The Colorado Kid
Stephen King, Lisey's Story
Barbara Kingsolver, Flight Behavior
Kathryn Kirkpatrick, Our Held Animal Breath
Karleen Koen, Before Versailles
Sheila Kohler, The Bay of Foxes
Steven W. Kohlhagen, Where They Bury You
Mary Robinette Kowal, First Flight 
Giles Kristian, Blood Eye (Raven, Book 1)
Violet Kupersmith, The Frangipani Hotel

Stephanie LaCava, An Extraordinary Theory of Objects: A Memoir of an Outsider in Paris
Valerie Laken, Separate Kingdoms
Bianca Lakoseljac, Summer of the Dancing Bear
Vincent Lam, The Headmaster’s Wager
Mary Lancaster, A Prince to be Feared
Steig Larsson, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
K.B. Laugheed, The Spirit Keeper
Janice Law, Fires of London
Janice Law, The Prisoner of the Riviera
Ariel Lawhon, The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress
Deborah Lawrenson, The Lantern
Joan Leegant, Wherever You Go
Rita Leganski, The Silence of Bonaventure Arrow
Peter Leonard, All He Saw Was the Girl
David LeRoy, The Siren of Paris
Lois Leveen, The Secrets of Mary Bowser
E. J. Levy, Love, in Theory
C.S. Lewis, Out of the Silent Planet
Ida Lichter, Muslim Women Reformers
Sara Lindsey, A Rogue for All Seasons
David Liss, The Twelfth Enchantment 
Margot Livesey, The Flight of Gemma Hardy
David Lodge, A Man of Parts
Ben Loory, Stories for Nighttime and Some for the Day
Rosanne E. Lortz, Road from the West
Elizabeth Loupas, The Flower Reader 
Michael David Lukas, The Oracle of Stamboul
Rosamund Lupton, Afterwards
Melika Dannese Lux, City of Lights: The Trials and Triumphs of Ilyse Charpentier
Annabel Lyon, The Sweet Girl

James Mace, Forlorn Hope: The Storming of Badajoz
James Mace, I Stood With Wellington
Karen Mack and Jennifer Kaufman, Freud’s Mistress
Susan Elia MacNeal, Mr. Churchill’s Secretary
Susan Elia MacNeal, Princess Elizabeth’s Spy
Doug Magee, Darkness All Around
Erika Mailman, Woman of Ill Fame
M.L. Malcolm, Heart of Deception: A Novel
M.L. Malcolm, Heart of Lies: A Novel
Evan Mandery, Q: A Novel
Anouk Markovits, I Am Forbidden
Elspeth Marr; Christopher Rush (editor), Aunt Epp's Guide for Life: Miscellaneous Musings of a Victorian Lady
Melissa Marr, Graveminder
Anthony Marra, A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
Megan Marshall, Margaret Fuller: A New American Life
Delilah Marvelle, Prelude to a Scandal
Tara L. Masih, Where The Dog Star Never Glows
Robin Maxwell, Jane
Sarah McCoy, The Baker’s Daughter
Melanie McDonald, Eromenos
Susan McDuffie, The Study of Murder
Ami McKay, The Virgin Cure 
Jennifer McMahon, Don't Breathe a Word
Katharine McMahon, The Rose of Sebastopol
Kristina McMorris, Bridge of Scarlet Leaves 
David McRaney, You Are Not So Smart
John McWhorter, What Language Is 
Emily Jeanne Miller, Brand New Human Being
Jennifer Miller, The Year of the Gadfly 
Susie Moloney, The Thirteen
A.E. Moorat, Queen Victoria: Demon Hunter
Pamela Moore, Chocolates for Breakfast
Caroline Moorehead, A Train in Winter
Donna Russo Morin, The King's Agent
David Morrell, Murder as a Fine Art
Bárbara Mujica, I Am Venus
Janet Mullany, Mr Bishop and the Actress
Kristine Ong Muslim, We Bury the Landscape

Kamala Nair, The Girl in the Garden
Sena Jeter Naslund, Adam and Eve
Laurel Ann Nattress, editor, Jane Austen Made Me Do It
M.J. Neary, Never Be At Peace
Rachel Neumeier, House of Shadows
Emma Newman, Between Two Thorns
Sandra Newman, The Western Lit Survival Kit: An Irreverent Guide to the Classics, from Homer to Faulkner
William Newton, Mistress of Abha 

Edna O'Brien, James Joyce: A Life
Timothy L. O'Brien, The Lincoln Conspiracy
Lisa O’Donnell, The Death of Bees
Maryanne O'Hara, Cascade
Elaine Neil Orr, A Different Sun
Lauren Owen, The Quick 
Cynthia Ozick, Foreign Bodies

Camille Noe Pagán, The Art of Forgetting
Ann Patchett, The Magician's Assistant
Ann Patchett, State of Wonder
Eliot Pattison, Ashes of the Earth
S.J. Parris, Heresy
Mirella Sichirollo Patzer, The Blighted Troth
Chris Pavone, The Expats
B.N. Peacock, A Tainted Dawn
Molly Peacock, The Paper Garden: An Artist Begins Her Life's Work at 72 
Matthew Pearl, The Technologists 
Otto Penzler, The Best American Noir of the Century
Sharon Kay Penman, Lionheart
Nicky Penttila, An Untitled Lady
Elizabeth Percer, An Uncommon Education
Emily Perkins, The Forrests
Sophie Perinot, The Sister Queens
Liza Perrat, Spirit of Lost Angels
Ludmila Petrushevskaya, There Once Lived a Girl Who Seduced Her Sister's Husband, and He Hanged Himself: Love Stories
Donald Michael Platt, House of Rocamora 
Donald Michael Platt, Rocamora  
Betsy Prioleau, Swoon: Great Seducers and Why Women Love Them
Rachael Pruitt, The Dragon's Harp
Laura Purcell, Queen of Bedlam
Brandy Purdy, The Queen's Rivals
Daniel Pyne, A Hole in the Ground Owned by a Liar

Lev Raphael, Rosedale the Vampyre
Nancy Rappaport, In Her Wake: A Child Psychiatrist Explores the Mystery of Her Mother's Suicide
Matt Rees, Mozart's Last Aria
Rod Rees, The Demi-Monde
Rod Rees, The Shadow Wars
Laurie Viera Rigler, Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict 
Mary Roberts Rinehart, When A Man Marries
Phillip Rock, A Future Arrived 
Phillip Rock, Circles of Time
Phillip Rock, The Passing Bells
David Rocklin, The Luminist
Julie K. Rose, Oleanna
M.J. Rose, The Book of Lost Fragrances 
M.J. Rose, The Hypnotist
M.J. Rose, Seduction 
Laura Joh Rowland, The Shogun’s Daughter
Priscilla Royal, The Valley of Dry Bones 

Julie Salamon, Wendy and the Lost Boys
Jonathan Santlofer, L.A. Noire: The Collected Stories
Samuel Sattin, League of Somebodies
Liesel Schwarz, A Conspiracy of Alchemists
Katey Schultz, Flashes of War
Shannon Selin, Napoleon in America
Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi, The Lost Flamingoes of Bombay
Jan Shapin, A Snug Life Somewhere
B.A. Shapiro, The Art Forger
Mary Sharratt, Illuminations: A Novel of Hildegard von Bingen
Jennie Shortridge, ed., Hotel Angeline
Gary Shteyngart, Super Sad True Love Story
Nina Siegal, The Anatomy Lesson
Paullina Simons, Children of Liberty
Helen Simonson, Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Peter Sis, The Conference of Birds
Jane Smiley, Charles Dickens: A Life
Anne Easter Smith, Queen By Right
Phyllis T. Smith, I Am Livia
Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins, Kiss Her Goodbye
Mark Spivak, Iconic Spirits
P.A. Staes, The Bruges Tapestry
Strand Magazine, February-May 2011 (Issue XXXIII)
Seth Steinzor, To Join the Lost
Shannon Stoker, The Registry
Michel Stone, The Iguana Tree
Carol Strickland, The Eagle and the Swan
Ellen Sussman, French Lessons
Ellen Sussman, The Paradise Guest House
Peter Swanson, The Girl with a Clock for a Heart
Deborah Swift, A Divided Inheritance
Deborah Swift, The Gilded Lily
Deborah Swift, Shadow on the Highway
Rachel Swirsky, Eros, Philia, Agape
Ania Szado, Studio Saint-Ex

Caroline Taggart, Does a Bear Sh*t in the Woods?
Booth Tarkington, The Magnificent Ambersons
Susan Tekulve, In the Garden of Stone
Trisha Telep, Kiss Me Deadly
Kathleen Tessaro, The Perfume Collector
Sam Thomas, The Harlot's Tale
Sam Thomas, The Midwife's Tale
Scarlett Thomas, Our Tragic Universe
Stephanie Thornton, Daughter of the Gods
Stephanie Thornton, The Secret History: A Novel of Empress Theodora
Luisita López Torregrosa, Before the Rain
Danielle Trussoni, Angelology

Dubravka Ugrešić, Thank You for Not Reading: Essays on Literary Trivia
V.E. Ulett, Captain Blackwell’s Prize
Nicola Upson, Fear in the Sunlight 
Nicola Upson, Two for Sorrow

Simon Van Booy, Everything Beautiful Began After
Simon Van Booy, The Illusion of Separateness
Jeff VanderMeer, Annihilation
Jeff VanderMeer, Authority
K. Hollan Van Zandt, Written In the Ashes
Vatsyayana, Kama Sutra

Saima Wahab, In My Father’s Country: An Afghan Woman Defies Her Fate
Karen Thompson Walker, The Age of Miracles
Jesmyn Ward, Salvage the Bones
Andra Watkins, To Live Forever: An Afterlife Journey of Meriwether Lewis
S.J. Watson, Before I Go To Sleep
Heather Webb, Becoming Josephine
Katherine Webb, The Legacy
Katherine Webb, The Unseen
Helene Wecker, The Golem and the Jinni
Ann Weisgarber, The Personal History of Rachel DuPree
Ann Weisgarber, The Promise
Kara Weiss, Late Lights
Fay Weldon, She May Not Leave
Peter M. Wheelwright, As It Is On Earth
Alana White, The Sign of the Weeping Virgin
Steve Wiegenstein, Slant of Light
Victoria Wilcox, Inheritance
Michael Williams, Vine: An Urban Legend
Lauren Willig, The Garden Intrigue
Elizabeth Winder, Pain, Parties, Work: Sylvia Plath in New York, Summer 1953
Jenny Wingfield, The Homecoming of Samuel Lake
Jacqueline Winspear, The Mapping of Love and Death
Laryssa Wirstiuk, The Prescribed Burn
Jack Wolf, The Tale of Raw Head and Bloody Bones
Lucy Wood, Diving Belles
Kate Worsley, She Rises
Sandra Worth, Pale Rose of England

Marilyn Yalom, How the French Invented Love: Nine Hundred Years of Passion and Romance 
Mingmei Yip, Skeleton Women
Felicity Young, Anatomy of Death
Louisa Young, My Dear I Wanted To Tell You

Michele Zackheim, Last Train to Paris
Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Prisoner of Heaven
Ava Zavora, Belle Noir
Jean Zimmerman, Love, Fiercely: A Gilded Age Romance