Book Reviews

*** = Perfect Ten!    

QL = Quick Lit Mini-Review

BB = Bout of Books Mini-Review

 

A

All the Bright Places – Jennifer Niven

All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr

American Born Chinese – Gene Luen Yang***  (QL)

An Ember in the Ashes – Sabaa Tahir   (BB)

As You Wish – Cary Elwes

 

B – C

Beauty Queens – Libba Bray

The Best We Could Do – Thi Bui***

Black Panther Vol.1   (QL)

Black Hole   (QL)

Bloodlines – Richelle Mead   (BB)

The Book of Unknown Americans – Cristina Henriquez

Born a Crime – Trevor Noah (QL)

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage – Haruki Murakami

Confess – Colleen Hoover

 

D – E

Dark Matter – Blake Crouch (ARC)

Dark Places – Gillian Flynn

Dracula – Bram Stoker (Mini)

Eligible – Curtis Sittenfeld

Emma – Jane Austen

Euphoria – Lily King   (BB)

Everything Belongs to Us – Yoojin Grace Wuertz

Everything I Never Told You – Celeste Ng

 

F – G

Fangirl – Rainbow Rowell

Final Girls – Riley Sager   (ARC)

The Girl on the Train – Paula Hawkins

The Glass Menagerie – Tennessee Williams 

Goosebumps Read Along

 

H – J

The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child 

The Hate U Give – Angie Thomas***

Heartless – Marissa Meyer

Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi

Human Acts – Han Kang   (QL)

Hyperbole and a Half – Allie Brosh

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks – Rebecca Skloot

Interview With the Vampire – Anne Rice (Book/Movie)

Into the Water – Paula Hawkins

 

K – M

Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders   (QL)

The Lost City of Z – David Grann

The Lost History of Stars – Dave Boling   (ARC)

The Magicians – Lev Grossman

March (Whole Series)    (QL)

The Martian – Andy Weir

The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgahov

Missoula – Jon Krakauer ***

Modern Romance – Aziz Ansari

A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness (Mini) ***

My Antonia – Willa Cather

 

N – R

The Night Circus – Erin Morgenstern

Norwegian Wood – Haruki Murakami

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – Seth Grahame-Smith (and Jane Austen)

Ready Player One – Ernest Cline

Red Queen – Victoria Aveyard

The Refugees – Viet Thanh Nyugen

 

Saga: Volume 1&2 (Mini)

Saga: Volume 4 (Mini)

A Separation – Katie Kitamura   (QL)

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo – Taylor Jenkins Reid

Sharp Objects – Gillian Flynn   (QL)

Silence – Shūsaku Endō

Slade House – David Mitchell

Slaughterhouse Five – Kurt Vonnegut***

Snow Child – Eowyn Ivey

Station Eleven – Emily St. John Mandel

Sweet Tooth (Whole Series)*** (QL)

Swimming Lessons – Claire Fuller

The Sun is Also a Star – Nicola Yoon

 

T

Their Eyes Were Watching God – Zora Neale Hurston

Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe

A Torch Against the Night – Sabaa Tahir

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley – Hannah Tinti   (QL)

 

U – Z

The Underground Railroad – Colson Whitehead

Unwind – Neal Shusterman*** (QL)

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves – Karen Joy Fowler

We Are Okay – Nina LaCour***

What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours – Helen Oyeyemi   (QL)

When Breath Becomes Air – Paul Kalanithi (Mini)

A Wrinkle in Time – Madeleine L’Engle

Yes Please – Amy Poehler   (QL)