New Title Tuesday: In the Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant

The New Title Tuesday recommendation this week, In the Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant, is proof that we love nothing more than sweeping sagas of the rich and powerful regardless of the time period.  Plus, it's hard to stop reading the inner thoughts of the fictionalized Niccolo Machiavelli in the Prologue: "The gap between the … Continue reading New Title Tuesday: In the Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders, A Reader’s Advisory

The New Title Tuesday recommendation, Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders, is in tribute to the birthday of our most honored 16th president.  Be forewarned, it’s so new, that as of this writing it has been ordered, but has not yet been processed at OFPL or at many other branches.  So, request early! Publisher Summary: In … Continue reading Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders, A Reader’s Advisory