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Says Michael Lyons in Toronto’s FAB magazine: Think of Fontana as a modern-day Death in Venice on the baseball diamond. …. Fontana is well-written and very affecting and arouses a visceral reaction.
The Advocate calls FONTANA “illuminating and beautifully written.” Click here for the full review.
An enthusiastic review from Out in Print: “Crisply written and well-paced, Fontana has a reckless, threatening atmosphere as if the whole thing might explode at any minute… Martino drives this story with relentless determination.” Read the whole thing if you like feeling good about me feeling good.
Ricky Fontana is batting 1.000! Lisa at The Novel Approach offers the following praise for Fontana: ”Fontana is a brilliant book… luminous and powerful… it made me angry and it made me cry, and it’s been some time since I’ve read a book that engendered such a strong emotional reaction in me.” Read the rest [...]