Tag Archives: Under the Radar

Under the Radar: Riddley Walker

You may know Russell Hoban as the children’s author who brought us Bread and Jam for Frances and the book behind my favorite Christmas special, Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas. What you may not know is that he is also the … Continue reading

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Under the Radar: The Burning Air

Years ago, Darcy Kellaway was denied a scholarship spot at an elite school headed by Rowan MacBride. Many misfortunes followed, all of which Darcy blamed on the MacBride family. Flash forward to current day: Lydia MacBride has recently died and … Continue reading

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Under the Radar: What You See in the Dark

Certain books hit the PR jackpot. They’re featured in the NY Times Book Review, their authors are interviewed on the Daily Show, they’re blogged about incessantly and all your friends talk about them. Others make their way quietly to the … Continue reading

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