It’s February, Get Your TBR Lists Ready! Part 2: Favorite Returning Authors
Get Your TBR List Ready!

It’s February, Get Your TBR Lists Ready! Part 2: Favorite Returning Authors

  On Sunday, February 1st, I posted a list of eight debut books I’m excited about. Read about it here. Now I’m back to feature seven more novels and two short story collections from favorite authors with their latest feat. (Links and blurbs from Goodreads)   The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah (Feb. 3) I’ve read … Continue reading

Florence Gordon  by Brian Morton
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Florence Gordon by Brian Morton

“A wise and entertaining novel about a woman who has lived life on her own terms for seventy-five defiant and determined years, only to find herself suddenly thrust to the center of her family’s various catastrophes Meet Florence Gordon: blunt, brilliant, cantankerous and passionate, feminist icon to young women, invisible and underappreciated by most everyone … Continue reading

Fourth Of July Creek  by Smith Henderson
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Fourth Of July Creek by Smith Henderson

“In this shattering and iconic American novel, PEN prize-winning writer, Smith Henderson explores the complexities of freedom, community, grace, suspicion and anarchy, brilliantly depicting our nation’s disquieting and violent contradictions. After trying to help Benjamin Pearl, an undernourished, nearly feral eleven-year-old boy living in the Montana wilderness, social worker Pete Snow comes face to face … Continue reading