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Never Can Say Goodbye: Writers on Their Unshakable Love for New York

Ultimately, NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE suggests that it's easier to fall in love with New York than it is to explain the reason for that love.


The Killer Next Door: A Novel

Marwood's latest is a deliciously paced thriller that will leave you on the edge of your seat - and will probably make you look at all of your neighbors just a little differently!


Station Eleven: A novel

This is not one of the year’s bolder or more soul-plumbing books. Pandemics ought to be a little less pleasant.


The Fall

The Fall is an extremely complicated book based on Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Fall of the House of Usher”.


Wolf in White Van

Darnielle’s novel attempts to make sense of the insensible, to describe that inarticulable space where despite what came before, something still struggles to be born.


Dangerous Deception

A diverting, fast-paced thriller aimed at girls.


Maeve's Times: In Her Own Words
Kirkus Reviews : Maeve's Times (October 30, 2014)

A blithe, entertaining collection that will surely delight Binchy’s many fans.


Paper Love: Searching for the Girl My Grandfather Left Behind

Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence

An intriguing read, useful resource and definitive voice in defense of the divine in human culture.


If I Knew You Were Going To Be This Beautiful, I Never Would Have Let You Go

Will Katie get her man? Will she make a break from this hard-luck population? The author’s masterful writing makes this short stay in Elephant Beach worthwhile.


Hiding in Plain Sight: A Novel

An unassuming triumph of straightforward, topical storytelling that both adds to and augments a body of work worthy of a Nobel Prize.


Respect: The Life of Aretha Franklin

In other words, you’ll be in the nimble hands of a pro if you read “Respect.”


We Are Not Ourselves: A Novel

“We Are Not Ourselves” is a meticulous and moving debut that eschews the sweep of the big picture for the emotional truth of the extreme close-up.


Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned"

Dunham gives us permission to examine our own flaws, and perhaps even value them as a source of strength and perseverance.


Political Order and Political Decay

Learned and lucid, “Political Order and Political Decay” is jam-packed with insights about political development.


The Hawley Book of the Dead: A Novel

Overall, this is a great novel for fall and Halloween. It’s scary, suspenseful, and I love the paranormal aspects.


Archangel's Shadows

Overall, while Archangel’s Shadows was not my favorite Guild Hunter book (mainly because I wanted more romance and courtship), it is still a good read.