Book Reviews

Review // The Grownup

Review // The Grownup

A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud.

Review // Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

Review // Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

Louise is a single mom, a secretary, stuck in a modern-day rut. On a rare night out, she meets a man in a bar and sparks fly. Though he leaves after they kiss, she’s thrilled she finally connected with someone.

Review // The Girl Before by JP Delaney

Review // The Girl Before by JP Delaney

Please make a list of every possession you consider essential to your life. The request seems odd, even intrusive—and for the two women who answer, the consequences are devastating.

A Love Story // Waiting for You by Allison Williford Book Review

A Love Story // Waiting for You by Allison Williford Book Review

Losing a loved one to death will always leave a gaping hole in our hearts — something 23-year-old Kylie Lewis knows all too well. But do we allow it to destroy us, leaving us terrified of ever loving again? Or do we force ourselves to pick up the pieces of our shattered hearts and continue with our lives?

Rediscovering Family and True Love // First Comes Love by Emily Giffin Book Review

Rediscovering Family and True Love // First Comes Love by Emily Giffin Book Review

Growing up, Josie and Meredith Garland shared a loving, if sometimes contentious relationship. Josie was impulsive, spirited, and outgoing; Meredith hardworking, thoughtful, and reserved. When tragedy strikes their family, their different responses to the event splinter their delicate bond.

A Simply Interesting Review // Just Axe Lizzie Borden

A Simply Interesting Review // Just Axe Lizzie Borden

In her enthralling, richly imagined new novel, Brandy Purdy, author of The Ripper’s Wife, creates a compelling portrait of the real, complex woman behind an unthinkable crime.