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Eric Boss reviews THE GIVER OF STARS

The Giver of Stars by Jojo MoyesPamela DormanON SALE OCTOBER 8,2019 This book is, quite simply, beautiful. The author displays her considerable skills in storytelling expertly, as those who are familiar with her previous works can attest. Written in a style devoid of florid or overblown

Eric Boss reviews RANCID PANSIES

Rancid Pansies by James Hamilton-Paterson Europa EditionsON SALE NOVEMBER 8,2008 I don’t usually write up backlist titles as old as this one, but in this case I believe relatively few readers have had a chance to see it, and greater awareness of it is merited. It

Eric Boss reviews QUALITYLAND

Qualityland by Marc-Uwe Kling Grand Central ON SALE JANUARY 7, 2020 1 cup condensed 1984 by George Orwell½ cup Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut, pureed¼ cup Douglas Adams, finely chopped¼ cup Christopher Moore, grated2 Tbsp Carl Hiassen2 Tbsp George Saunders2 Tbsp William Gibson, divided (reserve 1