Tag Archives: contemporary fiction

Book Review: Us by David Nicholls

Title: Us Author: David Nicholls Genre: Contemporary fiction, British fiction Publisher: Harper Collins Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher Number of pages: 416 First line: Last summer, a short time before my son was due … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Good Girl by Mary Kubica; Above the Dreamless Dead: World War I in Poetry and Comics, edited by Chris Duffy; and House and Home by Kathleen McCleary

Title: The Good Girl Author: Mary Kubica Genre: Thriller Publisher: Harlequin Mira Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 350 First line: I’m sitting at the breakfast nook sipping from a … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: No Book but the World by Leah Hager Cohen; We Were Liars by E. Lockhart; and The Rise & Fall of Great Powers by Tom Rachman

Title: No Book but the World Author: Leah Hager Cohen Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Riverhead Books Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from Library Thing Number of pages: 320 First line: I have been too fond of stories … Continue reading

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