We Are All Good People Here – Book Review

Buy on Amazon Author: Susan Rebecca White Genre: Fiction Publisher: Atria Books Published: August 6, 2019 Description: Eve Whalen, privileged child of an old-money Atlanta family, meets Daniella Gold in the fall of 1962, on their first day at Belmont College. Paired as roommates, the two become fast friends. Daniella, raised in Georgetown by a…

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The Lines – Book Review

Buy on Amazon Author: Anthony Varallo Genre: Fiction Publisher: University of Iowa Press Published: August 15, 2019 Book Description: Set in the summer of 1979, when America was running out of gas, The Lines tells the story of a family of four—the mother, the father, the girl, and the boy—in the first months of a marital separation.…

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Park Avenue Summer

Buy on Amazon Author: Renee Rosen Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Berkley Published: April 30, 2019 Book Description: New York City is filled with opportunities for single girls like Alice Weiss, who leaves her small Midwestern town to chase her big-city dreams and unexpectedly lands a job working for the first female editor in chief of Cosmopolitan magazine,…

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The Dearly Beloved

Buy on Amazon Author: Cara Wall Genre: Fiction Publisher: Simon & Schuster Published: August 13, 2019 Book Description: Charles and Lily, James and Nan. They meet in Greenwich Village in 1963 when Charles and James are jointly hired to steward the historic Third Presbyterian Church through turbulent times. Their personal differences however, threaten to tear…

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Weekly Reading Round-up, August 5, 2019

Happy Monday to all of you, hope you all had a wonderful week of reading. Personally, I was able to get some good reading done. I am trying to get as much in before I head to New York to spend some quality time with my family. It was a pretty solid week, with some…

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Time After Time

Buy on Amazon Author: Lisa Grunwald Genre: Fantasy/Historical Fiction Publisher: Random House Published: June 11, 2019 Book Description: On a clear December morning in 1937, at the famous gold clock in Grand Central Terminal, Joe Reynolds, a hardworking railroad man from Queens, meets a vibrant young woman who seems mysteriously out of place. Nora Lansing…

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Searching for Sylvie Lee

Buy on Amazon Author: Jean Kwok Genre: Mystery/Contemporary Fiction Publisher: William Morrow Published: June 4, 2019 Book Description: A poignant and suspenseful drama that untangles the complicated ties binding three women—two sisters and their mother—in one Chinese immigrant family and explores what happens when the eldest daughter disappears, and a series of family secrets emerge,…

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