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Boston Magazine puts The Lobster Kings on their list of “10 Books to Devour This Summer”

The Minneapolis Star Tribune names The Lobster Kings one of the five best books of the summer

The New York Post names The Lobster Kings to their list of “The 29 Best Books of the Summer”

Outside Magazine calls The Lobster Kings an “essential summer read”

Starred Library Journal review: "Zentner's literary tour de force takes hold of the reader's imagination and doesn't let go. Extraordinary story-telling not to be missed."

Bookrageous podcast loves The Lobster Kings and puts it on the list of best of the year so far.

Rave review in The Toronto Star: “Zentner displays more talent and controlled craftsmanship in The Lobster Kings than many other writers will manage in a career’s worth of novels.”

The Lobster Kings selected as a May Top 20 Book (ten fiction picks, ten nonfiction picks) on Apple’s iBookstore

The Lobster Kings
selected as a June 2014 LibraryReads top ten pick

says, “With its strong female lead and its evocative setting, [The Lobster Kings] could well be Zentner’s breakout book.”

Publishers Weekly
calls The Lobster Kings “brutal and beautiful .... His fusion of myth and mission, fury and beauty, as well as the palpable sense of place in this unique corner of the world add up to a memorable tale.”

The Lobster Kings
sold in Germany

Excerpt of The Lobster Kings in Guernica

The Lobster Kings
is listed in The Millions “Most Anticipated: The Great 2014 Book Preview,” the National Post’s “The 25 most anticipated (Canadian) books of 2014,” the 49th Shelf’s “Most Anticipated: Spring 2014 Fiction Preview,” and Travelers Today “10 great beach books for Summer 2014”

The Lobster Kings sold in Brazil

The Lobster Kings sold in France

The Lobster Kings sold in Poland

Audiobook rights sold in English for The Lobster Kings

Alexi’s New Year’s resolution on CBC.com

“Orchard” as part of Bloodlines on CBC.com