Marco Martinez by R. M. Allan

Rating: ★★★★

RCR Says: “As it stands, the plot is engrossing and zippy, hitting all of the major genre markers, while avoiding a reliance upon cliche. Marco Martinez is sure to appeal to both new and established fans of Westerns.”

The Center of Gravity by Patricia Brandon

Rating: ★★★★★

RCR Says: “Made up of short chapters that primarily alternate between the grueling storylines of Sonne and Rainer as they each navigate conflicted lives locked under Nazi control, The Center of Gravity is, without a doubt, an important work of historical fiction.”

 

Portland Zionists Unite! & Other Stories by Eric Flamm

Rating: ★★★★★

RCR Says: “Flamm very effectively showcases the parallels between on-the-ground peacekeeping efforts along the West Bank and back home in Portland, as members of local synagogues and community organizations seek to throw in their support for Israel.”