Book Review: Becoming by Michelle Obama

Title: BecomingAuthor: Michelle ObamaPublisher: CrownPublication Date: November 2018ISBN: 9780241334140 Synopsis from Goodreads:In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her—from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhoodContinue reading “Book Review: Becoming by Michelle Obama”

Book Review: Supper Club by Lara Williams

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Supper ClubAuthor: Lara WilliamsPublisher: G.P. Putnam’s SonsPublication Date: July 4, 2019ISBN: 9780525539582 Synopsis from Goodreads:Roberta spends her life trying not to take up space. At almost thirty, she is adrift and alienated from life. Stuck in a mindless job and reluctant toContinue reading “Book Review: Supper Club by Lara Williams”

Book Review: The Runaway Daughter by Joanna Rees

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.Title: The Runaway DaughterAuthor: Joanna ReesPublisher: Pan MacmillanPublication Date: July 2, 2019ISBN: 9781529023510 Synopsis from Gooreads:It’s 1926 and Anna Darton is on the run from a terrible crime. Alone and scared in London, salvation comes in the form of Nancy, a sassy AmericanContinue reading “Book Review: The Runaway Daughter by Joanna Rees”

Book Review: The Farm by Joanne Ramos

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Farm Author: Joanne Ramos Publisher: RandomHouse Publication Date: May 7, 2019 ISBN: 9780385693219 Synopsis from Goodreads:Welcome to Golden Oaks, the next big thing in the fertility economy. Backed by a multibillion-dollar conglomerate, “The Farm” is fitted with every amenity forContinue reading “Book Review: The Farm by Joanne Ramos”

Book Review: We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: We Rule the Night Author: Claire Eliza Bartlett Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: April 2, 2019 ISBN: 9780316417273 Synopsis from Goodreads:Seventeen-year-old Revna is a factory worker, manufacturing war machines for the Union of the North. When she’sContinue reading “Book Review: We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett”

Book Review: Vox by Christina Dalcher

Title: Vox Author: Christina Dalcher Publisher: Berkley Publication Date: August 21, 2018 ISBN: 9780440000785 Synopsis from Goodreads: Set in an America where half the population has been silenced, VOX is the harrowing, unforgettable story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter. On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowedContinue reading “Book Review: Vox by Christina Dalcher”

Book Review: Women Talking by Miriam Toews

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Women Talking Author: Miriam Toews Publisher: Knopf Canada Publication Date: August 21, 2018 ISBN: 9780735273962 Synopsis from Goodreads: Based on actual events that happened between 2005 and 2009 in a remote Mennonite community where more than 100 girls and women were druggedContinue reading “Book Review: Women Talking by Miriam Toews”

Review: #GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso

Title: #GIRLBOSS Author: Sophial Amoruso Publisher: Portfolio Publication Date: 2015 ISBN: 9781591847939 Synopsis from Goodreads: Sophia Amoruso spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and scrounging in dumpsters for leftover bagels. By age twenty-two she had dropped out of school, and was broke, directionless, and checking IDs in the lobby of an art school—a job she’dContinue reading “Review: #GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso”

Review: Mrs. by Caitlin Macy

 * I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. * Title: Mrs. Author: Caitlin Macy Publisher: Lee Boudreaux Books (Little, Brown) Publication Date: February 13, 2018 ISBN: 9780316434157 Synopsis from Goodreads: In the well-heeled milieu of New York’s Upper East Side, coolly elegant Philippa Lye is the woman no one canContinue reading “Review: Mrs. by Caitlin Macy”

Review: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Manhattan Beach Author: Jennifer Egan Publisher: Scribner Publication Date: October 3, 2017 ISBN: 9781476716732 Synopsis from Goodreads: Manhattan Beach opens in Brooklyn during the Great Depression. Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of a man who, sheContinue reading “Review: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan”