Book Reviews

Review: The Art of Racing in the Rain

By on February 20, 2017

The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein, was my book club’s January selection. It’s told from a dog’s perspective and is quite widely acclaimed, so I…

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Review: Dragon Springs Road

By on February 3, 2017

This book has a beautiful cover. I’m a sucker for a beautiful anything, but especially a well-designed book jacket. So after reading the description for this one — and…

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Book Review: A Gentleman in Moscow

By on December 5, 2016

I’m having a serious like-dislike relationship with Amor Towles’s A Gentleman in Moscow. While I really loved parts of it, there were parts I really disliked too.

A Gentleman in…

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How I Became an Audiobook Convert

By on November 15, 2016

I admit, I was a reluctant listener when it came to audiobooks. A friend first recommended Audible (Amazon’s audiobook website) to me in 2011, but I didn’t listen to…

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Book Review: Excellent Women

By on October 28, 2016

Where to begin?! I absolutely adored this book. It’s full of interesting women, clever observations, and examines important issues regarding women in the 1950s. I had never heard of…