Category Archives: contemporary fiction

Mini-reviews: The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon; The Fever by Megan Abbott; and Never Coming Back by Tim Weaver

Title: The Winter People Author: Jennifer McMahon Genre: Paranormal fiction Publisher: Random House Audio Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from my personal library Audiobook reader: Cassandra Campbell, Kathe Mazur Audiobook length: 10 hours and 46 minutes First … Continue reading

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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving

Title: A Prayer for Owen Meany Author: John Irving Genre: Contemporary fiction, literary fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 543 First line: I am doomed to … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Moon Sisters by Therese Walsh

Title: The Moon Sisters Author: Therese Walsh Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Crown Publishers Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher Number of pages: 317 First line: The night before the worst day of my life, … Continue reading

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