Review: The Roommate by Rosie Danan

Title: The Roommate Author: Rosie Danan ★★★★★ Summary: The Wheatons are infamous among the east coast elite for their lack of impulse control—except for daughter Clara. The consummate socialite, she's over-achieving, well-mannered, and predictable... until her childhood crush invites her to move cross-country. After a bait-and-switch, Clara finds herself sharing a lease with a charming … Continue reading Review: The Roommate by Rosie Danan

Review: How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

Title: How to Be an Antiracist Author: Ibram X. Kendi ★★★★★ Summary: Ibram X. Kendi's concept of antiracism reenergizes and reshapes the conversation about racial justice in America—but even more fundamentally, points us toward liberating new ways of thinking about ourselves and each other. In How to be an Antiracist, Kendi asks us to think … Continue reading Review: How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix

Title: The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires Author: Grady Hendrix ★★★★ Summary: Patricia Campbell had always planned for a big life, but after giving up her career as a nurse to marry an ambitious doctor and become a mother, Patricia's life has never felt smaller. The days are long, her kids are ungrateful, … Continue reading Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix

Review: In Five Years by Rebecca Serle

Title: In Five Years Author: Rebecca Serle ★★★★★ Summary: When Type-A Dannie Kohan is asked where she sees herself in five years at the most important interview of her career, she has a meticulously crafted answer at the ready. Later, after nailing her interview and accepting her boyfriend's marriage proposal, Dannie goes to sleep knowing … Continue reading Review: In Five Years by Rebecca Serle

Review: The Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang

Title: The Wangs vs. the World Author: Jade Chang ★★★★ Summary: Charles Wang—a brash, lovable businessman who built a cosmetics empire and made a fortune—has just lost everything in the financial crisis. So he rounds up two of his children from schools that he can no longer afford and packs them into the only car … Continue reading Review: The Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang

Review: You Lucky Dog by Julia London

Title: You Lucky Dog Author: Julia London ★★ Summary: Carly Kennedy's life is in a spiral. She's drowning in work, her divorced parents are going through their midlife crises, and her sister somehow convinced her to foster a depressed basset hound. When she discovers that the dog walker has accidentally switched out Baxter for a … Continue reading Review: You Lucky Dog by Julia London