4 May 2007 0 Comments

Booklist: The Collaborator of Bethlehem one of Top 10 Crime Novels of 2007

Booklist is an influential US magazine that reviews books before their publication, mainly for librarians but also for booksellers. Before The Collaborator of Bethlehem hit the shelves, reviewer Bill Ott gave it a terrific write-up. Now Ott has compiled his list of the Top 10 Crime Novels of 2007 (he can get the list in […]

29 November 2006 0 Comments

Publishers Weekly, Booklist Give Me Top Marks

Publishers Weekly and Booklist, two important arenas for pre-publication reviews, give my forthcoming “The Collaborator of Bethlehem” starred reviews. Here are some excerpts: “This powerful first novel from British journalist Rees humanizes the struggle of the West Bank, where Omar Yussef, a modest 56-year old schoolteacher in the Dehaisha Palestinian refugee camp, becomes an unlikely […]