ARC Review: Half Moon Bay by Alice LaPlante

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: A smart, haunting tale of psychological suspense from the award-winning New York Times bestselling author of Turn of Mind. Jane loses everything when her teenage daughter is killed in a senseless accident. Jane is devastated, but sometime later, she makes one tiny stab at a new life: she moves from … More ARC Review: Half Moon Bay by Alice LaPlante

ARC Review: Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: Mackenzie Cooper took her eyes off the road for just a moment but the resulting collision was enough to rob her not only of her beloved daughter but ultimately of her marriage, family, and friends―and thanks to the nonstop media coverage, even her privacy. Now she lives in Vermont under … More ARC Review: Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky

Book Review: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In his long-awaited first novel, American master George Saunders delivers his most original, transcendent, and moving work yet. Unfolding in a graveyard over the course of a single night, narrated by a dazzling chorus of voices, Lincoln in the Bardo is a literary experience unlike any other—for no one but … More Book Review: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Two Books About Grief: A Monster Calls and My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She’s Sorry

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and the screaming… This monster … More Two Books About Grief: A Monster Calls and My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She’s Sorry

Book Review: Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

Synopsis: Alice is an elephant researcher specializing in elephant grief. 10 years ago Alice disappeared. Now, her 13-year-old daughter, Jenna, searches for her mother and tries to solve the mystery of her disappearance with the help of Serenity, a psychic, and Virgil, the detective who was on the case 10 years ago. Review: Leaving Time … More Book Review: Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult