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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July Reading Round-up

This summer has been very good to so far. I have done a lot of traveling, spent time with family and friends and gotten in a ton of reading with a lot of 4 and 5 star reads. I feel really lucky that I was able read so many great stories. To Recap July 26…

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All the Water in the World

Buy on Amazon Author: Karen Raney Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publisher: Scribner Published: August 6, 2019 Book Description: A stunning debut novel about a teenage girl and her mother as they grapple with first love, family secrets, and tragedy. Maddy is sixteen. Smart, funny, and profound, she has loyal friends, a mother with whom she’s unusually…

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