Monthly Archives: April 2017

The Sunshine Sisters by Jane Green

As seen on Goodreads: The New York Times bestselling author of Falling presents a warm, wise, and wonderfully vivid novel about a mother who asks her three estranged daughters to come home to help her end her life. Ronni Sunshine … Continue reading

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Insomniac City: New York, Oliver and Me by Bill Hayes

My Review: I couldn’t help but fall in love with New York City as I lived it through author Bill Hayes’ eyes reading Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me.  He is a wonderful observer and he captures the essence of … Continue reading

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Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

As seen in Goodreads: The #1 New York Times bestseller and modern classic that’s been changing lives for a decade gets a gorgeous revamped cover and special additional content. You can’t stop the future. You can’t rewind the past. The … Continue reading

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The Unexpected Daughter by Sheryl Parbhoo

As stated in Goodreads: Three people’s lives intersect in a tumultuous yet redeeming way that none of them could have ever predicted. Jenny is a young professional from the South with an upbringing she wants to forget. She meets Roshan, … Continue reading

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Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

My Review: Loved Behold the Dreamers, this debut novel by Imbolo Mbue!  Jende and Neni, from Cameroon, are striving to achieve the American Dream. They have an apartment in Harlem, Jende is working hard as a cab driver, and Neni is studying … Continue reading

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The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena

As stated in Goodreads: Fast-paced and addictive, THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR announces a major new talent in thriller writing. You never know what’s happening on the other side of the wall. Your neighbour told you that she didn’t want your … Continue reading

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The Nix by Nathan Hill

  As seen in Goodreads: It’s 2011, and Samuel Andresen-Anderson—college professor, stalled writer—has a Nix of his own: his mother, Faye. He hasn’t seen her in decades, not since she abandoned the family when he was a boy. Now she’s … Continue reading

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Action Packed novels: I Am Pilgrim and A Harvest of Thorns

Summary as seen on Goodreads: A breakneck race against time…and an implacable enemy. An anonymous young woman murdered in a run-down hotel, all identifying characteristics dissolved by acid. A father publicly beheaded in the blistering heat of a Saudi Arabian … Continue reading

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Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

As stated in Goodreads: In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet—sensual, fiercely independent Nadia and gentle, restrained Saeed. They embark on a furtive love affair and are soon cloistered in a premature intimacy … Continue reading

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