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Redeemed
Kirkus Reviews : Redeemed (October 15, 2014)

Zoey's strength comes from her difference—a theme that has been consistent throughout the series and should resonate with fans one last time in the finale.


War Dogs
Kirkus Reviews : War Dogs (October 15, 2014)

An intriguing story, but fiction at this high a level deserves just a little more.


Ada's Algorithm: How Lord Byron's Daughter Ada Lovelace Launched the Digital Age

Special Deluxe: A Memoir of Life & Cars
Kirkus Reviews : Special Deluxe (October 15, 2014)

Both heartfelt and conflicted, Young's passion for cars is tempered by his environmental conviction, a prescient reminder that the Earth is more important than a hobby.


Swimming with Warlords

A somewhat nostalgic, still hopeful look at the residue of American intervention in Afghanistan, from a journalist who knows the terrain.


War Dogs
Kirkus Reviews : War Dogs (October 15, 2014)

Engaging accounts of dogs working in war zones and aiding their handlers despite the imminent dangers.


Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion

An exhaustive feat of research with a focused structure and robust prose.


Newsfail: Climate Change, Feminism, Gun Control, and Other Fun Stuff We Talk About Because Nobody Else Will
Kirkus Reviews : Newsfail (October 15, 2014)

A call to action for those who don't like the news to make their own.


Never Can Say Goodbye: Writers on Their Unshakable Love for New York

A pleasantly diverting love letter to the iconic city.


She of the Mountains

An experimental multimedia hymn about delving into one's self, seeking love without labels.


The Missing Place

A satisfying, icy thriller.


Eat Him If You Like

An engrossing book to be read in one big gulp; some hackneyed dialogue and caricatures make the brutality easier to stomach.


The Lodger
Kirkus Reviews : The Lodger (October 15, 2014)

An engrossing book to be read in one big gulp; some hackneyed dialogue and caricatures make the brutality easier to stomach.


Spoiled Brats: Stories

Humor comes easily to Rich, but he's at his best when he pushes against the boundaries of his jokes.


On the Edge
Kirkus Reviews : On the Edge (October 15, 2014)

Diverting but minor early work from a major novelist.


Winter Street
Kirkus Reviews : Winter Street (October 15, 2014)

A quick read to get you in the holiday mood, but not as strong as Hilderbrand's best.


Three Hundred Million

A graphic horror story that aspires to repel its readers.


Glory O'Brien's History of the Future

With any luck, Glory's notebook will inspire a new wave of activists.


The Remedy for Love: A Novel

Lyrical, reserved and sometimes unsettling—and those are the happier moments. Another expertly delivered portrait of the world from Roorbach (Life Among Giants, 2012, etc.), that poet of hopeless tangles.