Book Review: Landline

Book Review # 14: Landline by Rainbow Rowell Number of Pages: 308 Copy: Hardcover Date Published: July 8, 2014 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Rating:  Georgie McCool knows her marriage is in trouble; it has been in trouble for a long time. She still loves her husband, Neal, and Neal still loves her, deeply — but that … More Book Review: Landline

Book Review: The Ocean at the End of the Lane

Book Review # 11: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman Number of Pages: 181 Copy: Hardcover Date Published: January 1, 2013 Publisher: William Morrow Books Rating:  Sussex, England. A middle-aged man returns to his childhood home to attend a funeral. Although the house he lived in is long gone, he is drawn … More Book Review: The Ocean at the End of the Lane

Book Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

Book Review # 5: Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple Number of pages: 330 pages Copy: E-book Date Published: August 14, 2012 Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Rating:  Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she’s a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she’s a disgrace; to design mavens, she’s a revolutionary architect, … More Book Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

Book Review: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

Book Review #1: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin Number of pages: 272 Copy: E-book Date Published: April 1, 2014 Publisher: Algonquin Books Rating: On the faded Island Books sign hanging over the porch of the Victorian cottage is the motto “No Man Is an Island; Every Book Is a World.” A. J. Fikry, the irascible … More Book Review: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry