Monthly Archives: August 2017

August Book Wrap-Up

Books I read the month of August


Book Review: The Futures

In this dazzling debut novel about love and betrayal, a young couple moves to New York City in search of success-only to learn that the lives they dream of may come with dangerous strings attached.

Book Review: My Absolute Darling

“You have always been loved, deeply, absolutely,”

Book Review: Lab Girl

“America says it loves science, but it sure as hell doesn’t want to pay for it.” – Hope Jahren

Book Review: Dead Woman Walking

Hiding from a killer… Could her sanctuary be the most dangerous place of all?

Book Review: Midnight At The Bright Ideas Bookstore

Bedazzling, addictive, and wildly clever, Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore is a heart-pounding mystery that perfectly captures the intellect and eccentricity of the bookstore milieu and will keep you guessing until the very last page.​

Book Review: Young Jane Young

Young Jane Young is a smart, funny, and moving novel about what it means to be a woman of any age, and captures not just the mood of our recent highly charged political season, but also the double standards alive and well in every aspect of life for women.

Book Review: The Goddesses

A mesmerizing story of friendship and manipulation set against the idyllic tropical world of the Big Island, The Goddesses is a stunning psychological novel by one of our most exciting young writers.

Book Review: P.S. I Still Love You

“Peter. Peter Kavinsky.” Even saying his name is a remembered pleasure, something to savor, like a piece of chocolate dissolving on my tongue.

Book Review: Mrs. Fletcher

“U R my MILF!”