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"Robert Galbraith may proudly join the ranks of English, Scottish and Irish crime writers such as Tana French, Ian Rankin, Val McDermid, John Connolly, Kate Atkinson and Peter Robinson." -New York Times Book Review on THE SILKWORM
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"Al Gore wrote a review in NYT's Sunday Book Review for "The Sixth Extinction" by Elizabeth Kolbert. [He] writes, 'In lucid prose, she examines the role of man-made climate change in causing what biologists call the sixth mass extinction—the current spasm of plant & animal loss that threatens to eliminate 20 to 50% of all living species on earth within this century.'"
Jenny Offill’s ‘Dept. of Speculation’ - Offill’s slender and cannily paced novel, her second, assembles fragments, observations, meditations and different points of view to chart the course of a troubled marriage. Wry and devastating in equal measure, the novel is a cracked mirror that throws light in every direction — on music and literature; science and philosophy; marriage and motherhood and infidelity; and especially love and the grueling rigors of domestic life.