An excellent review of SOME RISE BY SIN appeared in this weekend editions of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/books/2017/06/18/Some-Rise-By-Sin-A-priest-s-struggle-with-a-Mexican-drug-gang-Philip-Caputo/stories/201706180027
SOME RISE BY SIN REVIEWED IN SEATTLE TIMES http://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/books/philip-caputos-latest-heads-deeper-into-mexico-drug-wars/
SOME RISE BY SIN gets a plug at the 1:43 minute mark. http://www.newschannel5.com/talk-of-the-town/bookman-bookwomans-favorite-new-best-sellers.
Here is the link to a review of SOME RISE BY SIN that will appear in the print editions of the New York Time Book Review on Sunday, June 25 and is now available online: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/19/books/review/some-rise-by-sin-philip-caputo.html If the reviews from the Seattle Times, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Kirkus, Library Journal, Booklist, etc. gave the novel an […]
This article, giving a summary of Some Rise By Sin and some background about the novel’s genesis, appeared today, April 18. http://moresbypress.com
Some Rise by Sin publishes in early May, and I’ll be updating here my various appearances to promote the book. Hope to see you at one of these events. Thurs., 5/11 7 pm: Ferguson Library, Stamford, CT http://fergusonlibrary.org/event/book-launch-some-rise-by-sin-a-novel-by-philip-caputo/ Mon., 5/15 7 pm: Brazos bookstore, Houston, TX http://www.brazosbookstore.com/ Wed., 5/17 7 pm: Changing Hands Bookstore, Phoenix, AZ http://www.changinghands.com/ […]
A fine pre-publication review of the new novel, SOME RISE BY SIN, in the most recent issue of Publishers Weekly: Expanding on several of the themes of his 2009 novel Crossers, Caputo’s latest is a thought-provoking story of unthinkable brutality. Former art history professor Timothy Riordan is the Catholic pastor of San Patricio, a remote village in […]
Here is a link to a 5-star review from Booklist and a somewhat mixed advance review from Kirkus, call it a 3-star. Kirkus will publish it on March 1st. I don’t think the novel is as predictable as the reviewer states, but then I’m biased. Booklist first: https://www.booklistonline.com/Some-Rise-by-Sin-Philip-Caputo/pid=8617627. Text of Kirkus: A novel that […]
Full text of Library Journal pre-pub review: Library Journal 2 1 17
My new novel, Some Rise By Sin (written under the working title of Deliver Us From Evil), was completed in July, and is scheduled for a May 2, 2017, publication by Henry Holt & Co. Here’s an early peek at the story.