Spotlight: Blind Tribute by Mari Anne Christie

It’s a pleasure to welcome Mari Christie to the website today. Blind Tribute, her Civil War novel about a journalist of extraordinary principle, is due out July 28. The timing is impeccable, as today’s journalists face nearly as many death threats as her protagonist, and over some of the same festering issues. Below you’ll find an intriguing […]

Book Review – Hild: A Novel

Hild: A Novel Nicola Griffith Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013 560 pp; $27.00   I haven’t read much historical fiction, but I imagine writers in this genre might get so focused on making the past real that they forget to make it strange, to make it art. Nicola Griffith’s Hild: A Novel avoids that trap, […]

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