Category literary

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: Mrs. Fletcher

“U R my MILF!”

Book Review: Hello, Sunshine

“You should probably know two things upfront. And the first is this: On my thirty fifth birthday – the day I lost my career and my husband and my home in one uncompromising swoop – I woke up to one of my favorite songs playing on the radio-alarm clock.”

Book Review: Salsa

In this entrancing and masterful new story, award-winning writer Mary Gordon beautifully lays bare the passions and torments of a fearless young woman struggling with her heritage and impossibly torn between two men and the two very different worlds they inhabit.

Book Review: The Heirs

The Heirs tells the story of an upper-crust Manhattan family coming undone after the death of their patriarch.

June Book Wrap-Up

Here is what I read the month of June.

Book Review: Chemistry

A luminous coming-of-age novel about a young female scientist who must recalibrate her life when her academic career goes off track.

Book Review: Beartown

Late one evening toward the end of March, a teenager picked up a double-barreled shotgun, walked into the forest, put the gun to someone else’s forehead, and pulled the trigger.

Summer Reading List 2017

Happy Summer! Here is my curated list of books I think are summer-worthy reads.

May Book Wrap-Up

Here is what I read the month of May.