Book List in Order: 5 titles

  • Whether it is romantic, parental, or platonic, we all aspire to find perfect love, even though we know love is notoriously imperfect. Depending on the lover and the beloved, love can be unrequited, blind, feigned, cowardly, confused, and even murdero...


  • Offers the powerful story of what one man's life, disappearance, and death means to those he knew, loved, and, ultimately left behind during the Vietnam War; the gay, feminist, and sexual revolutions of the 1960s and 1970s; the drugs, greed and AIDS ...


  • In Leland's fourth novel (after The Book of Marvels ), the Devil visits small-town America, 1932. The vocation of his current human manifestation, an eponymous pedagogue named ``Jay Skikey'' (the alias is a tease derived by way of Dante), is the cult...