Featured Authors - ABCReads

A selection of recommended books from the ABCReads blog

Introduction

abc reads is the organizational blog of ABQ-BernCo Library. We're happy to have contributions from all our librarians, especially when they highlight the great work of popular and lesser-known authors. Click through or scroll to see recommendations!


Entries

Pat Barker - Sept 20, 2016

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Barker dramatizes the events and circumstances of WWI through character-driven stories and powerful dialogue that will keep readers moving through her single works and trilogies. Biography from Literary Reference Center.

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  1. Noonday NoveList Review & Library Catalog Record

  2. Toby's Room NoveList Review & Library Catalog Record

  3. The Ghost Road NoveList Review & Library Catalog Record

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Sigrid Nunez - May 31, 2016

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Sigrid Nunez published her first book, A Feather on the Breath of God in 1995. It was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award for First Fiction and also received the Association for Asian American Studies Award for best novel of the year. More information from NPR author/subject page

Links to the catalog record at ABQ-BernCo Library and to reviews of selected titles. Links are best viewed from an ABQ-BernCo Library branch; otherwise Novelist will require users to log in.

  1. Last of Her Kind New York Times Book Review & Library Catalog Record

  2. Naked Sleeper NoveList Review & Library Catalog Record

  3. Salvation City (Available as eBook from ABQ-BernCo Library) NoveList Review & Library Catalog Record

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