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Book Reviews

Spring Mini Reviews

By on April 23, 2019

I’ve been reading but haven’t had time to write “real” reviews lately, so here are a few mini ones! Have you read any of these? Please let me know…

Book Reviews

Review: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By on March 14, 2019

I’ve been told multiple times by a couple different friends that I’d like A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, so I finally decided to pick it up. Those friends must…

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Book Cover A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Betty Smith
Literature
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Paperback
493

Living Life Bookishly

Review: Map of the Heart

By on February 19, 2019

Every so often, I come across a romantic/women’s fiction read that I really like. I often find them too corny/frilly/predictable, but this one really was none of the above!

This…

Book Reviews

Review: Learning to See

By on January 28, 2019

I love a good strong woman protagonist, and Learning to See definitely fit that description! This work of fiction is based on the real life of Dorothea Lange, a…

Book Lists

LQ’s Top 10 of 2018

By on January 10, 2019

It’s so fun to look back at what our readers loved over the past year! A couple of the posts in our top 10 weren’t published in 2018, but…