Book Review: The Lost Girls of Paris

Author: Pam Jenoff Pages: 384 Goodreads Synopsis: "1946, Manhattan. Grace Healey is rebuilding her life after losing her husband during the war. One morning while passing through Grand Central Terminal on her way to work, she finds an abandoned suitcase tucked beneath a bench. Unable to resist her own curiosity, Grace opens the suitcase, where … Continue reading Book Review: The Lost Girls of Paris

Book Review: The Atomic City Girls

Author: Janet Beard Pages: 353 Gooreads Synopsis: "In November 1944, eighteen-year-old June Walker boards an unmarked bus, destined for a city that doesn’t officially exist. Oak Ridge, Tennessee has sprung up in a matter of months—a town of trailers and segregated houses, 24-hour cafeterias, and constant security checks. There, June joins hundreds of other young … Continue reading Book Review: The Atomic City Girls

Book Review: Crazy Rich Asians

Author: Kevin Kwan Crazy Rich Asians #1 Total Pages: 403 Goodreads Synopsis: "Crazy Rich Asians is the outrageously funny debut novel about three super-rich, pedigreed Chinese families and the gossip, backbiting, and scheming that occurs when the heir to one of the most massive fortunes in Asia brings home his ABC (American-born Chinese) girlfriend to … Continue reading Book Review: Crazy Rich Asians

Book Review: Britt-Marie Was Here

Author: Frederik Backman Total Pages: 324 Source Goodreads Synopsis: Britt-Marie can’t stand mess. A disorganized cutlery drawer ranks high on her list of unforgivable sins. She is not one to judge others—no matter how ill-mannered, unkempt, or morally suspect they might be. It’s just that sometimes people interpret her helpful suggestions as criticisms, which is … Continue reading Book Review: Britt-Marie Was Here

Favorite Quotes of December 2018 Books

“It was such a blessing to find myself thriving in the middle of the pain. Unless you find a way to do that, there's always going to be this fake illusion that once you get there--wherever "there" is for you--you'll be happy. But that's just not life. If you can't find happiness in the ugliness, … Continue reading Favorite Quotes of December 2018 Books