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Laura Smith Terry

Listen Closely

Though contemporary pop culture is often saturated with the sensational and overwrought as a means to present an enthralling narrative, Anne-Marie Kinney’s debut novel, Radio Iris, offers a refreshing alternative, reminding us that a finely-crafted, subtle thriller can captivate the reader just as effectively.

Misery Loves Company With a Sense of Humor

While it is not uncommon to come across an author who attempts to employ humor when covering serious subject matter, many fail to achieve the delicate tonal balance required for success.

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The Brooklyn Rail

SEPT 2020

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