Contemporary Literature

The Awakening of Miss Prim, by Natalia Sanmartin Fenollera

July 10, 2014
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In which I review this work in translation that failed to charm me.

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Review: We Were Liars, by E. Lockhart

June 10, 2014
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In which I review this short, twisty offering from E. Lockhart.

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2013 Audiobook Roundup

May 8, 2014
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In which I briefly review each of the audiobooks I read in 2013.

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Lost Lake, by Sarah Addison Allen

April 1, 2014
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In which I review this lovely and quiet new release from Sarah Addison Allen.

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#ToBX Roundup

March 5, 2014
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In which I review six books I read in preparation for this year’s Tournament of Books.

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Long Division, by Kiese Laymon

February 18, 2014
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In which I review this contender for the 2014 Tournament of Books.

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How To Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia, by Mohsin Hamid

January 30, 2014
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In which I gush about this marvelous contender for the 2014 Tournament of Books.

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Cartwheel, by Jennifer duBois

October 2, 2013
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The Cartwheel elevator pitch: it’s about a girl, accused of murder, who does a cartwheel in the interrogation room. But it’s so much more than that too.

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Cascade, by Maryanne O’Hara + Giveaway

May 17, 2013
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This historical fiction novel certainly kept my attention. Click through for my review and a chance to win a copy!

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Someday, Someday, Maybe, by Lauren Graham

April 11, 2013
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I unabashedly gush about this lovely work of fiction written by none other than Lauren Graham.

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