Once again a list with few comments. List is in reverse order of my reading
The Rocks; Nichols, Peter
Library book. Set in Mallorca. Good sense of place.
The Well; Chanter, Catherine
Esperanza Street; Keni, Niyati
Bastards: A Memoir; King, Mary Anna
Free Advance review copy via Goodreads First Reads program
Game of Mirrors; Camilleri, Andrea; Stephen Sartarelli
Library book. Mystery set in Sicily. Along with the mystery there is a lot of eating. I was especially intrigued by arancini, stuffed rice balls, which I think are available from a local deli--I must try some!
The Oysters of Locmariaquer; Clark, Eleanor
Personal copy. (Kindle ed.)
Beneath the Bonfire: Stories; Butler, Nickolas
Ten; Longo,Andrej; Howard Curtis (Translator)
Personal Copy (Kindle ed.) Gritty stories, set in Naples.
The Brewer of Preston; Camilleri, Andrea; Stephen Sartarelli
Library book.Lots of fun. Liked it better than his mystery (see above). But I did pick up a couple of the mystery series at the library book sale.
Whisper Hollow; Cander, Chris
Library book. Liked this very much. Also her short stories (see below)
Marie Pontonnier: Montreal Pioneer; Cote, Carol Ann P.
Free from author via Goodreads First Reads program
The Red Notebook; Laurain, Antoine; Jane Aitken (Translation), Emily Boyce (Translation)
The Mapmaker's Children; McCoy, Sarah
Advance review copy from publisher. My least favorite of this month's reads.
Guys Like Me; Fabre, Dominique; Howard Curtis (Translation)
Dream of Ding Village; Lianke, Yan; Cindy Carter (Translation)
11 Stories; Cander, Chris
Library book. Author's piece "The First Time I Saw A Stranger Reading My Book" on The Quivering Pen convinced me to read her books. I liked them both very much.
Once on a Moonless Night; Sijie, Dai; Adriana Hunter (Translation)
Waiting for Columbus; Trofimuk, Thomas