Book Reviews

Reviews by Author

Abagnale, Frank – Catch Me If You Can
Abbot, ElizabethThe History of Celibacy
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi – Americanah
Als, HiltonWhite Girls
Altschuler, Glenn C. – All Shook Up
Anderson, Scott – Lawrence in Arabia
Anderson, Susan – Mrs. Tuesday’s Departure
Arfin, LesleyDear Diary
Ansari, AzizModern Romance
Atwood, Margaret – Alias Grace 
Atwood, Margaret – Maddaddam Trilogy 

Baker, Jo – Longbourn
Bolick, KateSpinster
Bordo, Susan – The Creation of Anne Boleyn
Bourdain, AnthonyA Cook’s Tour
Bourdain, Anthony – Kitchen Confidential 
Boyd, PattieWonderful Tonight
Brooks, MaxWorld War Z
Brown, Daniel JamesThe Boys in the Boat
Bryan, HelenWar Brides

Catmull, Ed – Creativity Inc
Chang, Jung – Wild Swans 
Chevalier, Tracy – The Last Runaway
Clinton, Hillary – Hard Choices
Collins, PaulDuel With the Devil
Conklin, TaraThe House Girl

Dawkins, Richard – The God Delusion 
Dedman, Bill and Paul Clark Newell – Empty Mansions
Des Barres – I’m With the Band
Díaz, Junot – The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
DiSclafani, Anton – The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls
Dublanica, Steve – Waiter Rant
Duenas, MariaThe Time in Between 
Dunham, LenaNot That Kind of Girl
Dunant, SarahBlood and Beauty

Egan, Jennifer- A Visit From the Goon Squad
Eugenides, Jeffrey – Middlesex

Fergus, Jim – One Thousand White Women 
Flynn, Gillian – Gone Girl
Follett, KenEdge of Eternity
Follett, Ken – Fall of Giants 
Follett, Ken – Winter of the World
Fontes, RickThe Time of the Preacher

Gay, Roxane – Bad Feminist
Gibney, Michael – Sous Chef 
Gilman, Susan – The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street
Goodyear, Dana – Anything That Moves
Grady, WayneEmancipation Day
Gray, CharlotteThe Massey Murder
Grossman, LevThe Magicians
Grossman, LevThe Magician King
Grossman, LevThe Magician’s Land
Guteri, MatthewSeeing Race 

Haddon, Mark – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime
Hall, Sarah – Daughters of the North
Handler, ChelseaAre You There Vodka? It’s Me Chelsea
Hill, FrancesThe Delusion of Satan 
Hill, LawrenceBlood
Hoffman, AliceThe Museum of Extraordinary Things
Hoffman, CarlSavage Harvest 
Hochschild, AdamTo End All Wars
Holmes, Lauren – Barbara The Slut
Hornby, NickFunny Girl
Huang, Eddie – Fresh off the Boat
Hyde, Anne – Empires, Nations and Families

Kaling, Mindy – Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?
Kavanagh, JulieThe Girl Who Loved Camellias
Kearsley, Susanna – The Firebird
Kerman, Piper – Orange is the New Black
Kincaid, Jamaica – Lucy
King, Florence – Confessions of a Failed Southern Lady
King, Thomas – The Inconvenient Indian
Klausner, JulieI Don’t Care About Your Band
Koppel, Lily – The Astronaut Wives Club
Krakauer, JohnUnder The Banner of Heaven

Lafferty, Linda – The Bloodletter’s Daughter
Lawson, Jenny – Let’s Pretend This Never Happened
Lee, HarperGo Set A Watchman
Locke, LouisaMaids of Misfortune

McCourt, Frank – Angela’s Ashes
Macmillan, Margaret – Paris 1919
Macmillan, MargaretThe War That Ended Peace
Marcus, SarahGirls to the Front 
Martin, SteveBorn Standing Up
Mazzeo, Tilar J.The Hotel on Place Vendome
Meyer, MarissaCinder
Meyer, MarissaCress
Meyer, MarissaScarlett
Moorehead, CarolineA Train in Winter
Moorehead, CarolineVillage of Secrets
Moran, Caitlin – How to Be a Woman
Moran, Mollie – Minding the Manor
Morgenstern, Erin – The Night Circus

Nafisi, Azar – Reading Lolita in Tehran 

Patillo-Beals, Melba – Warriors Don’t Cry
Poehler, Amy – Yes Please
Pollan, Michael – Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation
Pollan, Michael – The Omnivore’s Dilemma
Powell, Margaret – Below Stairs
Przybyszewski, Linda – The Lost Art of Dress

Roach, Marilynne – Six Women of Salem
Robbins, TomEven Cowgirls Get the Blues
Roth, VeronicaThe Divergent Trilogy
Rothfuss, PatrickThe Name of The Wind
Rothfuss, PatrickWise Man’s Fear
Rowley, HazelFranklin and Eleanor
Russell, Mary DoriaThe Sparrow
Russo, RichardEmpire Falls
Rutherfurd, Edward – Paris

Sax, David – The Tastemakers
Schlosser, Eric – Fast Food Nation
Sedaris, David – Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
See, Lisa – China Dolls
Sijie, Dai – Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Simonsen, Helen – Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand
Smith, Patti – Just Kids
Solnit, RebeccaMen Explain Things to Me

Tan, Amy – The Valley of Amazement 
Tartt, Donna – The Goldfinch
Thompson, Hunter S. – The Rum Diary
Thompson, Neal – A Curious Man
Tomkins, Kayla WazanaRacial Indigestion
Tuchman, BarbaraThe Guns of August 

Von Bremzen, Anya – Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking

Waters, Sarah – The Paying Guests
West, Elliot – The Last Indian War
West, J.B – Upstairs at the White House
Williams-Forson, PsycheBuilding Houses Out of Chicken Legs
Worth, JenniferCall the Midwife 
Wright, LawrenceGoing Clear 
Wurtzel, ElizabethBitch: In Praise of Difficult Women 

Zafón, Carlos Ruiz – The Angel’s Game
Zafón, Carlos RuizThe Prisoner of Heaven
Zinn, HowardA People’s History of the United States

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