March 2012
reviewed: Me and You
Lorenzo is no typical teenager, he is a sheep in wolves clothing or as he puts it a fly pretending to be a wasp. In school th...
Me and You - Niccolò Ammaniti, Kylee Doust
reviewed: You Are My Only
"You are my only" is a compelling and very emotional read. I have turned page upon page in anticipation of what will happen n...
You Are My Only - Beth Kephart
reviewed: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Greg isstarting senior year, to avoid the inevitable truth that high school sucks hehas come up with a plan. Greg will avoid ...
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl - Jesse Andrews
reviewed: Brothers (and Me): A Memoir of Loving and Giving
In hermemoir Donna Britt explores the causes of her innate giving to the men aroundher particularly the black men in her life...
Brothers (and Me): A Memoir of Loving and Giving - Donna Britt
reviewed: Entangled: A Chronicle of Late Love
Don and Sarah are in the November of their lives. The divorcees have been dating forthe past twenty years. Together they have...
Entangled: A Chronicle of Late Love - Don Asher;Lois Goodwill
reviewed: People Live Still in Cashtown Corners
I am lost for words in the face of such an extreme piece of literature. Burgess novel retells the story of massmurderer Bob C...
People Live Still in Cashtown Corners - Tony Burgess, Erik Mohr
reviewed: A River So Long
Veronica isworking in a job that requires her to travel a lot. She tries to make the bestof it by keeping in touch with frien...
A River So Long - Vallie Lynn Watson
reviewed: Trespasses: A Memoir (Sightline Books)
Writer Lacy M. Johnson has conducted a series of interviews with her family and is drawing a portraitof her home state Missou...
Trespasses: A Memoir - Lacy M. Johnson
reviewed: A Tinfoil Sky
Mel and hermother Cecily flee their home from boyfriend Craig and seek shelter inRiverview with grand-mother Gladys. When the...
A Tinfoil Sky - Cyndi Sand-Eveland
reviewed: A Greyhound of a Girl
Twelve yearold Mary meets a woman named Tansyn on her way home from school. When she tellsher mother Scarlett about it she le...
A Greyhound of a Girl - Roddy Doyle
reviewed: Under the Mesquite
Lupita is a mexican-american girl growing up in the state of Texas with her parents and her seven siblings. One day she eaves...
Under the Mesquite - Guadalupe Garcia McCall
reviewed: Fall of the Birds (A Short Story)
The narrator is a surveyor working for an insurance company. He has recently lost his wife and is now a single parent caring ...
Fall of the Birds - Bradford Morrow
reviewed: Every Other Day
Kali is a normal teenager with normal worries about school and her absent father, but only every other day. On the days in be...
Every Other Day - Jennifer Lynn Barnes
reviewed: Committed: A Love Story
The story of Elizabeth and Felipe continues. Since Felipe has been denied access to the US the two of them are now planning a...
Committed: A Love Story - Elizabeth Gilbert
reviewed: True Things About Me: A Novel
One of the memorable debuts of 2010 comes from Welsh writer Deborah Davies. I thoroughly enjoyed reading this relatively shor...
True Things About Me: A Novel - Deborah Kay Davies

Currently reading

Melissa Darnell
The Einstein Girl
Philip Sington
My Life in France (Movie Tie-In Edition) (Random House Movie Tie-In Books)
Julia Child;Alex Prud'Homme