Review: A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

Title: A Tale for the Time Being Author: Ruth Ozeki ★ Summary: In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there’s only one escape from her aching loneliness and classmates’ bullying, but before she ends it all, Nao plans to document the life of her great-grandmother, a Buddhist nun who’s lived more than a century, in a … Continue reading Review: A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

Review: This Is Not a Love Scene by S.C. Megale

Title: This Is Not a Love Scene Author: S.C. Megale ★ Summary: Lights, camera—all Maeve needs is action. At eighteen, a rare form of muscular dystrophy stands in the way of romance, but she's got her friends, her humor, and a passion for film-making to keep her occupied... until a hot older guy literally walks … Continue reading Review: This Is Not a Love Scene by S.C. Megale

Review: Mindhunter by John Douglas & Mark Olshaker

Title: Mindhunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit Authors: John Douglas & Mark Olshaker ★ Summary: Over 25 years, Special Agent John Douglas became a legendary figure in law enforcement, pursuing some of the most notorious and sadistic serial killers of the 20th century. Using his uncanny ability to become both predator and prey, … Continue reading Review: Mindhunter by John Douglas & Mark Olshaker

Review: Here and Now and Then by Mike Chen

Title: Here and Now and Then Author: Mike Chen ★★ Summary: Kin Stewart is an everyday family man trying to keep the spark in his marriage and struggling to connect with his teenage daughter. But his current life is a far cry from his previous career as a time-traveling secret agent. Stranded in suburban San Francisco since … Continue reading Review: Here and Now and Then by Mike Chen

Review: One Day in December by Josie Silver

Title: One Day in DecemberAuthor: Josie SilverRating: ★½Summary: Laurie is pretty sure that love at first sight doesn't exist anywhere except the movies. But then, through a misted-up bus window, she sees a man who she knows instantly is the one. Their eyes meet, there's a moment of pure magic... and then her bus drives away. Despite searching … Continue reading Review: One Day in December by Josie Silver