Book Review: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is Sherman Alexie’s semi-autobiographical narrative about a young native American boy torn between the hopelessness of his reservation and the promise of a better future at an all-white high school. The narrator, Junior, deals with serious topics with wit and wisdom that will have you laughing and also sometimes tearing up. Continue reading

Audio Book Review: The Woman in the Library by Sulari Gentill, Narrated by Katherine Littrell

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The Woman in the Library is a mystery novel that brings four strangers together when they hear a woman scream in a Boston library. Unknown to three of them, the fourth happens to be a murderer. Continue reading

10 Holiday Stocking Stuffers and Gifts for Book Lovers

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If you’re looking for the perfect gift for the readers in your life, there are plenty of options. This is a list of ten that caught my eye, half from Amazon and half from Etsy. All of them are affordable reader gifts, and some would make nice book worm stocking stuffers. Continue reading

Book Review: The House by the Lake: One House, Five Families, and a Hundred Years of German History by Thomas Harding

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In The House by the Lake, Thomas Harding chronicles the history of the summer lake house his Jewish great grandparents built near Berlin in the 1920s. He also weaves in one hundred years of German history and its impact on the house’s different residents, creating a fascinating story. Continue reading

Audio Book Review: The Night She Disappeared by Lisa Jewell, Narrated by Joanne Froggatt

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The Night She Disappeared is a gripping suspense novel written by Lisa Jewell and expertly narrated by Joanne Froggatt (audio version). It’s one of those thrillers that will have you guessing until the end. Continue reading