Book Review: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Format: Paperback Pages: 383 pages Published: May 9, 2017 Publisher: HarperCollins Genre:  Fiction & Literature, Contemporary

2018 Man Booker Prize Longlist Includes Graphic Novel For First Time

For the very first time, a graphic novel has been added to this year’s longlist for the Man Booker Prize. Sabrina by Nick Drnaso explores the terrifying effect of the 24-hour news after a girl disappeared. 

Book Review: Abigale Hall by Lauren A. Forry

Format: Hardcover Pages: 366 pages Published: January 24, 2012 Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Genre: Fiction & Literature, Mystery & Thrillers, Horror 

The Hate U Give Wins 2018 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize

The popular YA novel, The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, is the Overall Winner of Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2018. The well reviewed novel, which also won the Older Fiction category, was considered to be “remarkable debut seizes the sorrow and hope of the Black Lives Matter movement and creates a story that blazes withContinue reading “The Hate U Give Wins 2018 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize”

Book Review: The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry

Format: Hardcover Pages: 422 pages Published: May 27, 2016 Publisher: Custom House Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction     Synopsis: “Set in Victorian London and an Essex village in the 1890’s, and enlivened by the debates on scientific and medical discovery which defined the era, The Essex Serpent has at its heart the story of twoContinue reading “Book Review: The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry”

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Coming in 2017

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. This week’s post is: Top Ten Books I’m Looking Forward To For The First Half Of 2017 A lot of the authors I usually read didn’t have books coming out next year. So I had to do a lot of searching of whichContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Books Coming in 2017”