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This month's titles include safecrackers, con men, and jinn!
A Peculiar Combination
In the blackout nights of World War II London, two safecrackers are apprehended and compelled into serving their country in a unique way.
Release Date May 24, 2021
Dead Dead Girls
In 1920s Harlem, a young woman who was kidnapped as a teenager but escaped is enlisted by the police to solve a series of brutal murders.
Release Date June 1, 2021
We Two Alone
Short stories focusing on the experiences of Chinese Immigrants in a wide range of countries and situations.
Walking on Cowrie Shells
A wide-ranging collection of short stories that takes you from comic book conventions to a woman worrying about her unborn child to a charismatic and possibly toxic speaker.
The Confidence Men
Two British Prisoners of War try to escape a prison camp by using a Ouija board, leading the camp commandant of a wild goose chase for treasure and faking madness.
The Hidden Palace
In this long-awaited follow-up to the Golem and the Jinni the unlikely pair continue to struggle with their own weaknesses and threats from the outside world.
Release Date June 8, 2021
Home of the Floating Lily
A collection of short stories centered on the life of Bangladeshi immigrants, mainly to a particular suburb of Toronto.
Release Date June 22, 2021
Research & Readers' Advisory Professional
Likes a good mix of fiction and nonfiction, especially international fiction and books with a strong sense of place.