Posts tagged with ‘Fiction’

  • Book Review: Schooled

    Book Review: Schooled

    By on March 29, 2014

    It was a quite scathing expose– in novel form –of the world of the elite New York City private...

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  • Burgess Boys Book Review

    Book Review: The Burgess Boys

    By on March 22, 2014

    I give it four stars as well; I am glad I read it, even though it is not really...

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  • Book Review: Where'd You Go Bernadette?

    Book Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

    By on March 16, 2014

    Unexpectedly, I really enjoyed this fun, light book, and give this romping novel four stars.

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  • Book Review: Harvest of Rubies

    By on February 16, 2014

    I loved this book and give it five stars; I am eager to read the sequel (titled Harvest of...

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  • Book Review: Brewster

    By on January 16, 2014

    I read this book mostly because my friend at Byrd’s Books (one of my favorite independent bookstores) was having...

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  • Book Review: Longbourn

    By on January 15, 2014

    I enjoyed this new retelling of Pride and Prejudice from the servants point of view, with their own drama...

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  • Book Review: The Signature of All Things

    By on January 6, 2014

    I enjoyed this long, detailed new novel by the author of the famous bestselling memoir, Eat, Pray, Love. Two-thirds...

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  • Book Review: Beautiful Ruins

    By on October 21, 2013

    I didn’t like this book much and am posting this mostly to let you know not to waste your...

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  • Book Review: The Widower’s Tale

    By on October 3, 2013

    I really enjoyed this novel and give it five stars. Chewing it over while I slept, my subconscious awoke...

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  • Book Review: The Inheritance of Loss

    By on September 23, 2013

    This book enjoyed acclaim back in 2006 when it came out, and won the Booker Prize, at which point...

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  • Book Review: Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore

    By on July 18, 2013

    I loved this book and give it five stars. It was a delight to read – pure fun: inventive,...

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  • Book Review: The Marriage Plot

    By on July 6, 2013

    You can see why this author has won the Pulitzer Prize; he writes well.  That said, I still didn’t...

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