Books

secret_history
8.0

The Secret History

Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of…

thelowland
8.0

The Lowland

Growing up in Calcutta, born just fifteen months apart, Subhash and Udayan Mitra are inseparable brothers, one often mistaken for the other. But they…

personal_leechild
8.0

Personal

Jack Reacher walks alone. Once a go-to hard man in the US military police, now he’s a drifter of no fixed abode. But the…

assassin_apprentice
9.0

Assassin’s Apprentice

As a royal bastard in the household of King Shrewd, a boy called Fitz spends his early years in the king’s stables. When 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…

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…