Book Reviews

Time's Convert by Deborah Harkness

Times Convert by Deborah Harkness

November 7, 2018 11:56 am By Leave your thoughts

Times Convert, Deborah Harknes, Viking - The small rural town of Hadley, Massachusetts, is too quiet for Marcus MacNeil. Born in the year 1757, he suffers a harsh life at the hands of his drunken abusive father, a military veteran who makes his rare appearances at home a living hell for his family.

River Bodies by Karen Katchur

River Bodies by Karen Katchur

October 27, 2018 10:51 am By Leave your thoughts

River Bodies, Karen Katchur, Thomas & Mercer - Veterinarian Becca Kingsley grew up in Portland, a small Pennsylvanian town alongside the Delaware River. Her father Clint was chief of police, respected by the community but an object of fear and loathing to Becca for his stern discipline and womanizing.

Pride by Ibi Zoboi

Pride by Ibi Zoboi

October 2, 2018 3:08 pm By Leave your thoughts

Pride, Ibi Zoboi, Harper Collins - Ibi Zoboi has successfully “remixed” Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice into a contemporary coming-of-age love story of race and family.

Killer Thriller by Lee Goldberg

Killer Thriller by Lee Goldberg

September 28, 2018 2:44 pm By Leave your thoughts

Killer Thriller, Lee Goldberg, Thomas & Mercer - Ian Ludlow, best-selling author of the Clint Straker thriller series, got an offer from the CIA. The agency is impressed by Ludlow’s talent for devising plots which have an unnerving habit of coming true, and wants to hire him to predict trouble for the United States, but Ludlow declines.