Reviews and Blog Posts: new mexico

The Wives of Los Alamos : a novel

by TaraShea Nesbit

Reviewer Rating:
4

The Wives of Los Alamos is historical fiction about the women who accompany their husbands to Los Alamos during the height of nuclear-bomb production during World War II. The book is written without dialog and is told by the collective "we". Each paragraph is told according to more than one viewpoint,...

Theft : a novel

by BK Loren

Reviewer Rating:
4

Willa, a master tracker, has been pulled away from working with her beloved wolves in New Mexico in order to help the police find her brother, Zeb, who recently confessed to murder and ran into the mountains of Colorado. Changing viewpoints take the reader both to Willa and Zeb's childhood,...

Fire season : field notes from a wilderness lookout

by Philip Connors

Reviewer Rating:
4

Excellent mix of humble biography, meditations on nature, and brief history on the forest service and fire suppression (which was particularly interested with the tragic fires we had last summer).

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