Book Reviews

Review: Boardwalk Summer

By on June 22, 2018

Story: The Santa Cruz boardwalk plays host to generations of stories, uniting families through fond memories and social activities. Mari Cruz is a third generation resident raising her daughter…

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Meredith Jaeger
Historical Fiction
William Morrow
June 19, 2018

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Review: Saving Tarboo Creek

By on June 5, 2018

Story: Saving Tarboo Creek by Scott Freeman and Susan Leopold Freeman is a collection of stories about the family’s ecological conservation efforts both in the Tarboo Creek watershed in Washington…

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Scott Freeman
Timber Press
January 24, 2018

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Review: Cocoa Beach

By on May 24, 2018

Story: Cocoa Beach by Beatriz Williams is a twisted family drama set in post WWI America. Virginia Fortescue has returned home from serving as an ambulance driver married to…

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Beatriz Williams
William Morrow
June 27, 2017

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Review: A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo

By on May 15, 2018

Story: A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo written by Jill Twiss and illustrated by E.G. Keller is the story of a lonely bunny. Marlon lives with his grandfather, the Vice…

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Jill Twiss
Chronicle Books
March 18, 2018

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Review: Beartown

By on March 22, 2018

Story: Beartown is a hockey town. The village depends on the sport. The very survival of its citizens hinges on the quality of the Beartown hockey club. When the…

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Fredrik Backman
Atria Books
April 25, 2017