Posts tagged with ‘4 Star books’

  • Book Review Julie, Catherine Marshall book review

    Book Review: Julie

    By on September 11, 2015

    This work of historical fiction is based on the author's own life, and is set in the depression, featuring...

  • portait of a lady book review

    Book Review: Portrait of a Lady

    By on May 12, 2015

    Supposedly Henry James’ best novel, Portrait of a Lady is a project to read in its detailed 623 pages....

  • Orphan train review

    Book Review: Orphan Train

    By on March 18, 2015

    This is a quick and easy read. It is an interesting story of upheaval and resilience, even though the...

  • Bookseller of Kabul

    Book Review: The Bookseller of Kabul

    By on March 13, 2015

    I wouldn’t say this book is enjoyable, but it certainly is enlightening. It gives you a glimpse of everyday...

  • painted horses book review

    Book Review: Painted Horses

    By on March 4, 2015

    This novel was a refreshing change of time and place for me. It was set mostly in the mid...

  • Delicious Review

    Book Review: Delicious!

    By on February 12, 2015

    I really enjoyed this light book about a young woman with an amazingly discerning palate. She can taste anything...

  • book review Realistic Abstracts

    Book Review: Realistic Abstracts

    By on January 30, 2015

    This book is better than most of its kind. I give it 4 stars. You can see below both...

  • Storied Life of A.J. Fiery Review

    Book Review: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

    By on January 16, 2015

    I really liked this light book about a bookstore owner who is brought back to life after mourning the...

  • Three Junes review

    Book Review: Three Junes

    By on December 15, 2014

    There are three stories in this book (hence the title) with overlapping characters revolving around a Scottish family of...

  • Rosie Project review

    Book Review: The Rosie Project

    By on October 16, 2014

    I really enjoyed this fun, light read. It is written from the unconventional point of view of an unusually...

  • the greater journey review, the greater journey: americans in paris

    Book Review: The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris

    By on July 17, 2014

    If you enjoy history, art, or Paris, you would enjoy this book if you can stick with it. Whoever...

  • Book Thousand Autumns

    Book Review: The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet

    By on June 19, 2014

    This is a remarkable historical novel set at the cusp of the nineteenth century on the Dutch trading post...