Reviews // 2 Articles
The Best Fiction of 2012
17 Jan 2013 // 4:15 PM
Historical fiction, science fiction, graphic novels, anthologies, mysteries, satire, young adult, even poetry(!) -- on subjects from the lighthearted to the apocalypse -- our favorites from 2012 are as wide-ranging and diverse as our writers and our readers. Dive in and revel in the pleasure of getting lost in a good book.
The Heart That Refused to Burn Steadfastly Holds Its Secrets Close: Joan of Arc
11 Dec 2014 // 1:00 AM
Kathryn Harrison's longtime fascination with the Catholic Church finds its ultimate expression, and biggest challenge, in this biography of Joan of Arc.
How She Left the Russian Forest: 'Enchantments'
23 May 2012 // 5:00 PM
If you had no idea that Russian mystic / charlatan / healer / pretender Grigory Yefimovich Rasputin, aka the Mad Monk, had a wife and two daughters, you are not alone.