Books

The Goldfinch
7.0

The Goldfinch

A young boy in New York City, Theo Decker, miraculously survives an accident that takes the life of his mother. Alone and determined to…

Washington Square
8.0

Washington Square

The shy and sweet daughter of a well-to-do physician, Catherine Sloper seems destined for lifelong spinsterhood until the sudden appearance of a dashing suitor…

The Name of the Wind
9.0

The Name of the Wind

My book review backlog is getting out of hand. Partly because I have cut down on the accepting books from publishers thing (so no…

fullmoon
6.0

The Full Moon Bride

What makes a marriage–love or compatibility? Passion or pragmatism? Bantwal’s compelling new novel explores the fascinating subject of arranged marriage, as a young Indian-American…

bubble
8.0

Bubble Wrap

Twelve-year-old Krishna Singh has been married off to Shyam Singh of Rokhagadh, Rajasthan. Before the wedding, Krishna’s grandmother gives her a box filled with…

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Reading Toni Morrison

Reading is essentially a solitary activity, and I enjoy it that way. However there are some books / authors (I think) that really work…