10 best books of April, according to Amazon

From a study of the relationships between American presidents to a thriller propelled by a mother's love, Amazon's editors picked these 10 books as the cream of the crop for April.

1. 'The Cove,' by Ron Rash


Rash's novel tells the story of a brother and sister living in Appalachia during World War I. The sibling's lives are changed by the arrival of a mute soldier bearing a beautiful flute. The soldier's secret and the wartime mood of suspicion and terror disrupt the quiet life of the trio and brings the outside world into their isolated home. 

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