Think off-the-wall, think totally weird, think Harriet the Spy meets A Confederacy of Dunces, and there you have it — Rabbit Cake. The rabbit cakes, of which there are many as this novel proceeds, were once a family favorite, made by sleepwalker/biologist Eva Rose...
Game of Throne‘s Arya Stark has found her match (or twin) in Loo Hawley, the young heroine of Hannah Tinti’s new novel. Loo’s father, though, is no Ned Stark; he’s a low-level criminal. Still, despite a violent past, Samuel Hawley achieves a surprising nobility. In...
In this beautiful, perceptive novel, Jessica Shattuck does a volte face from other World War II books. Most of those books, if not all, focus on victims of the fascists or on those who opposed them. In a daring move, Shattuck takes as her viewpoint the Germans...
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Philip J. Adler
P.J. teaches high school AP English. After dusting off the blackboard chalk, he pens essays and reviews (and works on his desk-drawer novel). An avid reader and self-proclaimed nerd, P.J. leans to sci-fi but also enjoys nonfiction—science and technology, history and current events.
John Michael De Marco
In his novels, John explores the strengths and flaws of those seeking purpose and passion in a world of flux. In his non-fiction—and as a Certified Executive Coach—John helps individuals develop their physical, intellectual, emotional, and spiritual potential. Visit John’s website.
Cara spent 10 years as a Library Reader’s Advisor in between performing with a belly dance troupe and teaching dance classes. She prefers Swinburne to Shelley, Faulkner to Hemingway, and can be found on most rainy days curled up with a good book and a cup of earl gray, hot.
If you guessed from her photo that Fiona is an outdoors enthusiast, you would be right. A former Brit now living in the U.S., Fiona deals in rare and antique books. When she’s not on horseback, walking her beloved spaniel, or in her garden, you’ll find her reading and reviewing.
A former college English instructor, Molly developed LitLovers after teaching an online literature course several years ago. It was so much fun—even the students loved it—that she decided to take it public. If Molly’s not working on LitLovers, she’s sleeping.