Reviews | April 16, 2013
Nailing Down the Truth
Featuring reviews of:
- Janet Planet by Eleanor Lerman. Mayapple Press, 2011, 208 pp., $17.95 (paper).
- Faith by Jennifer Haigh. Harper Perennial, 2012, 352 pp., $14.99 (paper).
- Intuition by Allegra Goodman. Dial Press, 2007, 400 pp., $15 (paper).
- We Need to Talk about Kevin by Lionel Shriver. Harper Perennial, 2011, 432 pp., $14.99 (paper).
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