"I was very excited to pick up this book, as many colleagues had recommended it to me. It also features several plot threads I enjoy - set in World War II, France, with the Resistance.
While the characters and story are decently drawn, I found it d..."
"This novel completely took my breath away. Terrific reading.
Although positioned as a psychological drama, I think it could more correctly be seen as rendering of the countless doubts that motherhood brings to a confident, intelligent, woman. Whil..."
Between 1898 and 1912, families across the country were bludgeoned in their sleep with the blunt side of an axe. Jewelry and valuables were left in plain sight, bodies were piled together, faces covered with cloth. Some of these cases, like the...