Honor – Book Review

Author: Thrity Umrigar Genre: Literary Fiction Publisher: Algonquin Books Publication Date: January 4, 2022 Book Description: In this riveting and immersive novel, bestselling author Thrity Umrigar tells the story of two couples and the sometimes dangerous and heartbreaking challenges of love across a cultural divide. Indian American journalist Smita has returned to India to cover…

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The End of Getting Lost – Mini Book Review

Author: Robin Kirman Genre: Mystery & Thrillers Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publication Date: February 15, 2022 Book Description: A psychologically suspenseful, cunning love story following a young dancer unable to recall the last year of her life after suffering a head injury on her honeymoon, revealing an intimate portrait of love’s powers—as well as its…

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What Might Have Been – Book Review

Author: Holly Miller Genre: Women’s Fiction Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Publication Date: January 18, 2022 Book Description: The Two Lives of Lydia Bird meets This Time Next Year in a sliding-doors style romance and coming-to-self story about fate, chance, and the choices we make. What if “meant to be” happened twice? Lucy is at a…

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The Library – Book Review

Author: Bella Osborne Genre: General Fiction Publisher: Aria Publication Date: April 1, 2022 Book Description: Two lonely bookworms. An unexpected friendship. A library that needs their help. Teenager Tom has always blended into the background of life. After a row with his dad and facing an unhappy future at the dog food factory, he escapes…

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The School For Good Mothers – Book Review

Author: Jessamine Chan Genre: Literary Fiction/Dystopian Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publication Date: January 4, 2022 Book Description: A terrifying novel about mass surveillance, loneliness, and the impossible measurements of motherhood—The School for Good Mothers is a timely and remarkable debut.” — Carmen Maria Machado, author of In the Dream House Frida Liu is struggling. She…

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The Ballerinas – Book Review

Author: Rachel Kapelke-Dale Genre: Mystery & Thrillers Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Publication Date: December 7 2021 Book Description: Dare Me meets Black Swan and Luckiest Girl Alive in a captivating, voice-driven debut novel about a trio of ballerinas who meet as students at the Paris Opera Ballet School. Thirteen years ago, Delphine abandoned her prestigious…

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Fight Night – Book Review

Author: Miriam Toews Genre: General Fiction Publisher: Bloomsbury Publication Date: October 5, 2021 Book Description: “You’re a small thing,” Grandma writes, “and you must learn to fight.” Swiv’s Grandma, Elvira, has been fighting all her life. From her upbringing in a strict religious community, she has fought those who wanted to take away her joy,…

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Just One Look – Book Review

Author: Lindsay Cameron Genre: Mystery & Thrillers Publisher: Ballentine Books Publication Date: July 27, 2021 Book Description: Eyes aren’t the windows to the soul. Emails are.Cassie Woodson is adrift. After suffering an epic tumble down the corporate ladder, Cassie finds the only way she can pay her bills is to take a thankless temp job…

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