Category Archives: New Releases

Gone Girl – Gillian Flynn

One word (Mind-Blown).   “Nick is like a good stiff drink: He gives everything the correct perspective. Not a different perspective, the correct perspective.”   I put off reading this book for a long time thinking that it would have … Continue reading

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Crazy Rich Asians- Kevin Kwan

Just the food descriptions alone made me want to hightail to Asia…     SYNOPSIS    When Singaporean Chinese “blue blood” Nick takes his American Chinese girlfriend Rachel home, his family is concerned that, yes, she might be a gold-digger, … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Tragedy- The Fault in our Stars- John Green

  Is it Tragedy? Is is Romance? Is it comedy (in the Shakespearean sense)? Green provides the perfect blend of Love and lost, tragedy and humor without over-simplifying the characters or over-exaggerating their illness.           Sliding … Continue reading

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Cut Me Loose- Leah Vincent

  Prior to this book I was very ignorant of the Jewish culture save my knowledge derived from  watching countless episodes of that season of Sex and the City where Char converted to Judaism so she she could marry Harry. … Continue reading

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A Tourist Guide? Dan Brown’s Inferno

The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis. I begin with this quote because it sets the theme for the entire book. Professor Langdon is at it again, he is back … Continue reading

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