Chris Bohjalian's Secrets of Eden

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Publishers Weekly's starred review of Chris Bohjalian's Secrets of Eden (February 2010):

"Bohjalian (Law of Similars) has built a reputation on his rich characters and immersing readers in diverse subjects—homeopathy, animal rights activism, midwifery—and his latest surely won’t disappoint. . .This is a masterfully human and compassionate tale."

Developing characters, interesting issues and themes, and, of course, secrets revealed. What more can a reading group want! 

Look for Secrets of Eden in February and a surprise in the February 2010 Reading Group Choices e-newletter!

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Go Chris!

Chris reveals some of his faves of 2009 books in his e-newsletter.

"I am asked often what I am reading.  Well, among the books that I particularly enjoyed this year and I can recommend for you and your families and friends are:
Perfection, by Julie Metz
• Americans in Space, by Mary E. Mitchell
Her Fearful Symmetry, by Audrey Niffenegger
• The Girl Who Played with Fire, by Stieg Larsson
• The Third Reich at War, by Richard J. Evans
• The Story Sisters, by Alice Hoffman
Life Class, by Pat Barker

 
Among the terrific galleys or manuscripts I read for books you will see in 2010.

Look for:
• The Informer, by Craig Nova (January)
• A Taste of Honey, by Jabari Asim (March)
• Authentic Patriotism, by Stephen P. Kiernan (May)"

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