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The Fall of Princes by Robert Goolrick

The Fall of Princes by Robert Goolrick Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: August 25, 2015 Page Count: 304 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Review copy sent to me for consideration by the publisher Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: New York City. The 1980s. Young men, princes all. Too much […]

Monday Mini ~ The Transcriptionist by Amy Rowland

Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. It’s been a while, folks. Blogging just hasn’t been a priority for […]

Giveaway ~ Heading out to Wonderful

One of my absolute favorite novels of 2012 was Heading Out to Wonderful by Robert Goolrick. I had the opportunity to meet him and have him sign my copy of the book at BEA in June. I had loved A Reliable Wife so much that I couldn’t wait to read this book. It most definitely […]

#488 ~ The Art Forger

The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: October 23, 2012 Page Count: 368 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: ARC I received at Algonquin Book’s BEA booth She Reads January Book Club Selection: I am reviewing The Art Forger today as part of the She Reads. Be sure to check out the She […]

New In Paperback: My First Blurb!

It is with a happy heart that I announce that Hillary Jordan’s When She Woke is published in paperback today. What makes this even more exciting for me is that today, when I go to my local Barnes & Noble store during my (early, I’m sure) lunch break, I will see my own words in print […]

#469 ~ The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving

The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving by Jonathan Evison Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: August 28, 2012 Page Count: 288 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: ARC signed by the author at BEA. I was first in line. See the proof below. Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook My Review Benjamin Benjamin is a man within […]

#435 ~ Heading Out To Wonderful

Heading Out to Wonderful by Robert Goolrick Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: June 12, 2012 Page Count: 304 Genre: Literary Fiction My Reading Format: Hardcover review copy signed by the author at BEA Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Giveaway: The publisher had previously sent me a review copy of Heading Out To Wonderful. […]

#426 ~ A Wedding in Haiti

A Wedding in Haiti by Julia Alvarez Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: April 24, 2012 Page Count: 304 Genre: Memoir My Reading Format: Review copy sent to me by the publisher for consideration Available Formats: Hardcover and eBook My Review Julia Alvarez and her husband Bill own and operate an organic coffee plantation in […]

#417 ~ A Friend of the Family

A Friend of the Family by Lauren Grodstein Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: November 2009 Page Count: 304 Genre: Literary Fiction My Reading Format: eBook purchased for my Kindle Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, Audiobook My Review Pete Dizinoff is a man who needs to be in control is eclipsed perhaps only by his need […]

Come Read Along with Cassandra and Me

The wonderful folks at Algonquin Books have a lovely new eBook promotion going on right now: One of the books included in this month’s sale (ending tomorrow, February 19) is An Arsonist’s Guide to Writers’ Homes in New England by Brock Clarke.  I have wanted to read this book since it first came out. God only knows why I […]