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MAY 2007

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CELLOPHANE

By Marie Arana

EXCELLENT SELECTION

LITERARY -- A plague of truth descends upon the rain forest. (Sept/Oct 2006)

TRIANGLE

By Katharine Weber

EXCELLENT SELECTION

LITERARY -- A woman--and a secret--survived the 1911 Triangle fire. (Sept/Oct 2006)

THE WHISTLING SEASON

By Ivan Doig

EXCELLENT SELECTION

LITERARY -- In 1909 Montana, a widower and his three sons hire a housekeeper. (Sept/Oct 2006)

DARK ANGELS

By Karleen Koen

EXCELLENT

LITERARY -- After Through a Glass Darkly, more 17th-century royal intrigue. (Jan/Feb 2007)

PUSHING ICE

By Alastair Reynolds

EXCELLENT SELECTION

SF -- Space-opera maestro reaches for the stars. (Nov/Dec 2006)

THE STOLEN CHILD

By Keith Donohue

EXCELLENT SELECTION

SF -- Hobgoblins replace a child with one of their own. (Sept/Oct 2006)

THE GHOST BRIGADES

By John Scalzi

EXCELLENT

SF -- Genetically modified soldiers, mind implant devices, and downloaded DNA. (July/Aug 2006)

THE ONE PERCENT DOCTRINE

Deep Inside America's Pursuit of Its

Enemies Since 9/11

By Ron Suskind

EXCELLENT

GENERAL NF -- The use and misuse of national intelligence. (Sept/Oct 2006)

ORACLE BONES

A Journey Through Time in China

By Peter Hessler

EXCELLENT

GENERAL NF -- A portrait of China in transition. (July/Aug 2006)

RUMSPRINGA

To Be or Not to Be Amish

By Tom Shachtman

EXCELLENT

GENERAL NF -- The difficult choices Amish teenagers make. (Sept/Oct 2006)

REVOLUTIONARY CHARACTERS

What Made the Founders Different

By Gordon S. Wood

EXCELLENT SELECTION

HISTORY -- The wisdom of our elders. (Sept/Oct 2006)

ROUGH CROSSINGS

The Slaves, the British, and the American Revolution

By Simon Schama

EXCELLENT

HISTORY -- The British anti-slavery stance--and the American pro-slavery one. (Sept/Oct 2006)

JUNE 2007

BLACK GIRL/WHITE GIRL

By Joyce Carol Oates

EXCELLENT SELECTION

LITERARY -- When racial tensions run high. (Jan/Feb 2007)

THE LIGHTNING KEEPER

By Starling Lawrence

EXCELLENT SELECTION

LITERARY -- New York in the teens: love, electricity, and the modern era. (July/Aug 2006)

ONLY REVOLUTIONS

By Mark Z. Danielewski

EXCELLENT SELECTION

LITERARY -- A book as much about its design and structure as its story. (Jan/Feb 2007)

GRIEF

By Andrew Holleran

EXCELLENT

LITERARY -- A gay man starts life over in Washington, D.C. (Sept/Oct 2006)

HAPPINESS SOLD SEPARATELY

By Lolly Winston

EXCELLENT

LITERARY -- A Silicon Valley attorney discovers her...

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