PW Starred Reviews Releasing This Week

September 21, 2020 through September 27, 2020
Exceptional books out this week!


Natalie Zina Walschots. Morrow, $27.99 (416p) ISBN 978-0-06-297857-8

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The Life of William Faulkner

Carl Rollyson. Univ. of Virginia, $34.95 (672p) ISBN 978-0-8139-4440-1

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Dancing With the Octopus

Debora Harding. Bloomsbury, $27 (384p) ISBN 978-1-63557-612-2

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Truth of the Matter

Jamie Beck. Montlake Romance, $14.95 trade paper (332p) ISBN 978-1-5420-0873-0

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The Thursday Murder Club

Richard Osman. Viking/Dorman, $26 (368p) ISBN 978-1-984-88096-3

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The New Craft of the Cocktail

Dale DeGroff. Clarkson Potter, $35 (256p) ISBN 978-1-9848-2357-1

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Mortmain Hall: A Rachel Savernake Golden Age Mystery

Martin Edwards. Poisoned Pen, $15.99 trade paper (368p) ISBN 978-1-4642-1405-9

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Adrianne Geffel

David Hajdu. Norton, $25.95 (240p) ISBN 978-0-393-63422-8

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And Now She’s Gone

Rachel Howzell Hall. Forge, $27.99 (368p) ISBN 978-1-250-75317-5

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Judaism for the World: Reflections on God

Arthur Green. Yale Univ., $30 (416p) ISBN 978-0-300-24998-9

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Solutions and Other Problems

Allie Brosh. Gallery, $30 (529p) ISBN 978-1-98215-694-7

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Make Them Cry

Smith Henderson and Jon Marc Smith. Ecco, $27.99 (352p) ISBN 978-0-06-282517-9

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Our Little Kitchen

Jillian Tamaki. Abrams, $17.99 (48p) ISBN 978-1-4197-4655-0

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Spindlefish and Stars

Christiane M. Andrews. Little, Brown, $16.99 (400p) ISBN 978-0-316-49601-8

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To Tell You the Truth

Gilly Macmillan. Morrow, $26.99 (320p) ISBN 978-0-06-287558-7

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Vampires Never Get Old: Tales with Fresh Bite

Ed. by Zoraida Córdova and Natalie C. Parker. Imprint, $17.99 (272p) ISBN 978-1-250-23001-0

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Pie Style: Stunning Designs and Flavorful Fillings You Can Make at Home

Helen Nugent. Page Street, $22.99 (192p) ISBN 978-1-64567-077-3

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The Silver Shooter: A Rose Gallagher Mystery

Erin Lindsey. Minotaur, $17.99 trade paper (352p) ISBN 978-1-250-62344-7

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Alfred Hair: Heart of the Highwaymen

Gary Monroe. Univ. Press of Florida, $40 (208p) ISBN 978-0-8130-6670-7

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