Tag Archives: contemporary fiction

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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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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