The Dream Daughter – Book Review

Author: Diane Chamberlain Genre: Women’s Fiction Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: October 2, 2018 Book Description: When Carly Sears, a young woman widowed by the Vietnam war, receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970, and she is told that nothing can be done to…

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Tuesday Mooney Talks To Ghosts – Book Review

Author: Kate Racculia Genre: Fiction Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Published: October 8, 2019 Book Description: A handsome stranger. A dead billionaire. A citywide treasure hunt. Tuesday Mooney’s life is about to change…forevermore. Tuesday Mooney is a loner. She keeps to herself, begrudgingly socializes, and spends much of her time watching old Twin Peaks and X-Files DVDs. But when Vincent…

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The Existence of Amy – Book Review

Author: Lana Grace Riva Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publisher: Indie Published: August 2, 2019 Book Description: Amy has a normal life. That is, if you were to go by a definition of ‘no immediate obvious indicators of peculiarity’, and you didn’t know her very well. She has good friends, a good job, a nice enough home.…

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The Twisted Ones – Book Review

Author: T. Kingfisher Genre: Horror Publisher: Gallery/ Saga Press Published: October 1, 2019 Book Description: When a young woman clears out her deceased grandmother’s home in rural North Carolina, she finds long-hidden secrets about a strange colony of beings in the woods in this chilling novel that reads like The Blair Witch Project meets The Andy Griffith Show.…

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Twenty-One Truths About Love – Book Review

Author: Matthew Dicks Genre: Fiction Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Publication Date: November 19, 2019 Book Description: Daniel Mayrock’s life is at a crossroads. He knows the following to be true: 1. He loves his wife Jill… more than anything. 2. He only regrets quitting his job and opening a bookshop a little (maybe more than a…

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Imaginary Friend – Book Review

Author: Stephen Chbosky Genre: Horror Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Published: October 1, 2019 Book Description: Christopher is seven years old.Christopher is the new kid in town.Christopher has an imaginary friend. We can swallow our fear or let our fear swallow us. Single mother Kate Reese is on the run. Determined to improve life for her…

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Bowie’s Bookshelf – Book Review

Author: John O’Connell Genre: Non-Fiction Publisher: Gallery Books Published: November 12, 2019 Book Description: Three years before David Bowie died, he shared a list of 100 books that changed his life. His choices span fiction and nonfiction, literary and irreverent, and include timeless classics alongside eyebrow-raising obscurities. In 100 short essays, music journalist John O’Connell…

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How Could She – Book Review

Author: Lauren Mechling Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publisher: Viking Published: June 25, 2019 Book Description: After a devastating break-up with her fiancé, Geraldine is struggling to get her life back on track in Toronto. Her two old friends, Sunny and Rachel, left ages ago for New York, where they’ve landed good jobs, handsome husbands, and unfairly…

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