Review: The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult Emily Bestler Books, Atria, 2013 My Review (4 Stars: Liked it a lot!) I liked The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult a lot.  However, it is about the Holocaust and is violent and graphic in detail at times.  After reading Part I, I was disturbed by the story and questioned whether I would continue.… Continue reading Review: The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

Review: Remember Mia by Alexandra Burt

Remember Mia by Alexandra Burt and Readers Guide Berkley Publishing Group an Imprint of Penguin Random House, 2015 Review (4 Stars: Liked it a lot!) Estelle Paradise (27) is suffering from postpartum depression with psychosis.  One day she wakes up and her 7 month old daughter, Mia, is missing.  Every trace of Mia in the house is… Continue reading Review: Remember Mia by Alexandra Burt

Review: Troika by Adam Pelzman

Troika by Adam Pelzman The Berkley Publishing Group Published by the Penguin Group, 2014 Readers Guide by Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015 Description (from the back cover) "A young Cuban women passes her nights dancing in a seedy Florida strip club; a Russian orphan loses everything, then builds a new and prosperous life for himself in New York;… Continue reading Review: Troika by Adam Pelzman

Review: Cemetery Girl by David Bell

Cemetery Girl by David Bell New American Library, A Division of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 2011 Description (from the author's website) Four years after Tom and Abby's 12-year-old daughter vanishes, she is found alive but strangely calm. When the teen refuses to testify against the man connected to her disappearance, Tom decides to investigate the traumatizing… Continue reading Review: Cemetery Girl by David Bell

Review: New Uses For Old BoyFriends by Beth Kendrick

New Uses For Old Boyfriends (Black Dog Bay Novel) by Beth Kendrick New American Library, a division of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015 Description (from the author's website) After growing up in privilege and marrying into money, Lila Alders has gotten used to the good life. But when her happily ever after implodes, Lila must return… Continue reading Review: New Uses For Old BoyFriends by Beth Kendrick

Review: The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag

The Dress Shop of Dreams: A Novel by Menna Van Praag Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House, a division of Random House LLC, a Penguin Random House Company, New York, 2014  Description (from Since her parents’ mysterious deaths many years ago, scientist Cora Sparks has spent her days in the safety of her university… Continue reading Review: The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag

Review: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

Everything I Never Told You: A Novel by Celeste Ng Penguin Group (USA), 2014 Description (from the author's website) Lydia is dead. But they don’t know this yet . . . So begins the story of this exquisite debut novel, about a Chinese American family living in 1970s small-town Ohio. Lydia is the favorite child of Marilyn and James Lee; their… Continue reading Review: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

Review: The Vineyard by Michael Hurley

The Vineyard by Michael Hurley Ragbagger Press, 2014 Description (from amazon): Ten years after their college days together, three wounded and very different women reunite for a summer on the island of Martha's Vineyard. As they come to grips with the challenges and crises in their lives, their encounter with a reclusive poacher, known only as… Continue reading Review: The Vineyard by Michael Hurley

Review: What The Heart Remembers by Debra Ginsberg

What the Heart Remembers by Debra Ginsberg (Purchased) New American Library a Division of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 2012 Description (from the author's website) A novel of psychological suspense that centers on the unlikely - and dangerous - friendship between two women; Darcy Silver, a beautiful young widow, and Eden Harrison, the recent recipient of a… Continue reading Review: What The Heart Remembers by Debra Ginsberg