The start of a new financial year is always a very busy time for me in my day job, but to regain a bit of perspective it is nice to take a moment to reflect on some of the wonderful books featured on Booklover Book Reviews in the last six months. Best Books of 2013 […]
Hogarth via TLC Book Tours were kind enough to offer a paperback copy of Anthony Marra’s recently released novel A Constellation of Vital Phenomena to giveaway to one lucky US/Canadian reader. And, the winner is Amber Congratulations Amber – please check your inbox for my email requesting your mailing address. Thanks to everyone who helped […]
I recently read and enjoyed immensely the debut novel from Anthony Marra, A Constellation of Vital Phenomena (read my review). I reviewed this wonderful piece of literature as part of the promotion of its US release on 7 May 2013 by Hogarth via TLC Book Tours and then it was released in the UK etc […]
Thanks to TLC Book Tours and Hogarth, I have a paperback copy of Anthony Marra’s recently released novel A Constellation of Vital Phenomena to giveaway to one lucky US/Canadian reader.
Synopsis: In the final days of December 2004, in a small rural village in Chechnya, eight-year-old Havaa hides in the woods when her father is abducted by Russian forces. Fearing for her life, she flees with their neighbor Akhmed–a failed physician–to the bombed-out hospital, where Sonja, the one remaining doctor, treats a steady stream of […]
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena Synopsis A resilient doctor risks everything to save the life of a hunted child, in this majestic debut about love, loss, and the unexpected ties that bind us together. In his brilliant, haunting novel, Stegner Fellow and Whiting Award winner Anthony Marra transports us to a snow-covered village in Chechnya, […]
Here are the books that arrived in my mailbox this last fortnight: Click on the pictures for book details A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra which is set to be released by Hogarth on 7 May 2013 is receiving rave early reviews, so I am excited to be part of the TLC Book Tour […]