I received an advance copy of The Northern Reach from @flatiron_books And I loved it! Author W.S. Winslow shares a series of stories set in coastal Maine and spanning about a century. This collection portrays several memorable characters and their love, loss, courage, and failures. The writing is rich and wonderful. Several passages seemed toContinue reading “The Northern Reach – W.S. Winslow”
10/10 would recommend. Transcendent Kingdom is a monumental work of fiction that speaks to contemporary questions and issues. Yaa Gyasi tells a story of a motivated female scientist who overcomes a difficult past to make important discoveries in the laboratory and within herself. This book addresses inequality, prejudice, grief, mother-daughter relationships, suicide, neuroscience, religion, opiateContinue reading “Transcendent Kingdom – Yaa Gyasi”
A short review and my thoughts on Shuggie Bain. Booker short list nominee.
Hope for the best but prepare for the worst in this inspirational but heartbreaking novel of a young mother struggling to provide for her family while dealing with her own alcoholism.
Book recommendations for every type of reader. I select five titles that will suit the tastes of any book lover.
Zone One is a post apocalyptic story written by Colson Whitehead. Survivors must fight against the undead as reclaim a ravaged New York City one block at a time.
Zone One is a novel set in New York City following an outbreak of a zombie apocalypse. It was written by Colson Whitehead, winner of two Pulitzer Prizes for his more recent work.
I rank each book written by Colson Whitehead; this list includes Pulitzer Prize winning novels The Nickel Boys and The Underground Railroad
These are the best books that I read for each month of 2019
I am excited for my copy of Wacko’s City of Fun Carnival by author Jeff Metcalf