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Literate Housewife Turns 10!

It’s hard to believe, but today my blog turns 10 years old. What began as a way to keep myself honest about reading 52 books in on year became the best habit I’ve ever picked up. It has added friends, great reads, great reads, audiobooks, author and narrator friends, and trips to New York and […]

The Twilight Wife by A. J. Banner

The Twilight Wife by A. J. Banner Published by: Touchstone Published on: 12/27/2016 Page Count: 304 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: ARC won from the publisher on Litsy Available Formats: Hardcover and eBook Summary from the Publisher: Thirty-four-year-old marine biologist Kyra Winthrop remembers nothing about the diving accident that left her with a complex form […]

News of the World by Paulette Jiles ~ Audiobook Review

News of the World by Paulette Jiles Published by: William Morrow Published on: October 4, 2015 Page Count: 224 Genre: Historical Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook Published by: Brilliance Audio Narrator: Grover Gardner Audiobook Length: 5 hours 58 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: In the wake of the Civil […]

High Fidelity by Nick Hornby

High Fidelity by Nick Hornby Published by: Riverhead Books Published on: August 1, 1996 Page Count: 352 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Personal paperback copy Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: Rob is a pop music junkie who runs his own semi-failing record store. His girlfriend, Laura, has just left […]

AudioFile’s Best Audiobooks 2016 ~ Fiction Part 2

It is my pleasure to present to you 2016’s Best Audiobooks in Fiction as selected by the editors at AudioFile Magazine. This year they selected their top titles in the following categories: Fiction, Nonfiction & Culture, Memoir, Biography & History, Mystery & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children & Family Listening, Young Adult, and Romance. […]

The New Neighbor by Leah Stewart

The New Neighbor by Leah Stewart Published by: Touchstone Published on: July 7, 2015 Page Count: 320 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Review copy sent to me by the publisher for consideration Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: How much can you really know about the woman next door? Ninety-year-old […]

Shrill by Lindy West ~ An Audiobook Review in Tweets

Shrill by Lindy West Published by: Hachette Books Published on: May 17, 2016 Page Count: 272 Genre: Non-Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook review copy provided by the publisher for consideration Audiobook Published by: Hachette Audio Narrator: Lindy West Audiobook Length: 6 hours 9 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: Coming […]

Sunday’s on the Phone to Monday by Christine Reilly

Sunday’s on the Phone to Monday by Christine Reilly Touchstone ~ April 5, 2016 ~ 336 pages I purchased this book from B&N because I coveted the cover I first discovered this book via Litsy. The cover and the title made me happy. I knew that this book was about family, but I had no […]

Diamond Head by Cecily Wong ~ Book Review

Diamond Head by Cecily Wong Published by: Harper Published on: April 14, 2015 Page Count: 320 pages Genre: Historical Fiction My Reading Format: Paperback review copy provided by the publisher for consideration Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: A sweeping debut spanning from China to Hawaii that follows four generations […]

The Opposite of Everyone by Joshilyn Jackson ~ Book Review

The Opposite of Everyone by Joshilyn Jackson Published by: William Morrow Published on: February 16, 2016 Page Count: 304 pages Genre: Southern Fiction My Reading Format: Advanced reader copy sent to me by the publisher as a prize for winning a contest Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: Born in Alabama, […]