Growing up is hard, but Jonathan Trefoil is doing his best. Recently out of college, he’s lucked into a well-paying, if dead boring job writing ad copy.
Sarah Hurlihy and boyfriend John Anderson purchase Sarah's childhood home with a massive renovation in store. Billy, Sarah's dad, will get his personal space, which he calls his man cavern.
“DeLillo’s genius, brilliance, and madness is nothing short of amazing . . .”
Zero K is one of those books you finish, pause, and think, “Wow!”
“Rebecca Schiff’s prose is by turns poignant and wickedly pointed, and terribly funny.”
“For fans and readers of magical urban fantasy, this novella is perfect.”
If readers ever wished Mike Rowe would create a comic out of Dirty Jobs then this is the book for them. In fact, the cover character of JB rather looks like Mike Rowe.
“a warm and slyly funny look at small towns and romance . . .”
“reminds audiences of the human costs beneath the rise to fortune of a few manipulators of our money.”
Tricky Twenty-Two is the most recent in the Stephanie Plum novels by Janet Evanovich. Her heroine, Stephanie Plum, is a bounty hunter who works for her cousin Vinnie, a bail bondsman.
The Hillary Rodham Clinton Presidential Playset by Caitlan Kuhwald is an absolutely fantastic book for adults and children alike.
William Gass is known and admired as a writer’s writer for his handsome, challenging, and experimental prose and as a misanthrope for his tendency to focus on his characters’ moral shortcomings.
Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits is not for everyone.
The following words constitute a review of the new novel Welcome to Night Vale. The review is not about Welcome to Night Vale. It is totally about it and is for your enjoyment.
Optimist Libby Miller’s life takes an unimaginable terrifying turn. On the very day she learns she has a life-threatening illness, her husband, Tom, reveals a marriage-ending secret.
“the most self-absorbed and offensive character you’ll meet . . . so why is he so appealing?”
"It shows what happens when twentysomethings grow up."
The Clasp is definitely several rungs above the typical twentysomethings-with-clever-quips debut.
“fun, humor, horror, and a fantastical cast of characters.”
“light in spirit and tone, and abundant in levity.”
"A hilarious sendup of the eternal fight between kids and their parents over what to eat and when—if at all."
“Crazy Rich Asians is scathingly funny, outrageous at all times, and utterly credible.
“The Blazing World is poundingly alive with ideas, personalities, conviction, fear, fakery, ambition, and sorrow. The reading mind is set on high, happy alert.
Kat George’s Pink Bits is an example of the growing volume of media products—books, blogs, films, television shows—produced by young women primarily for a specific demographic of girls and
“. . . a fun, fast read and a wild ride.”
Many women have issues with their weight and can relate to Holly Brennan’s situation.
“A timeless classic from the pages of period long gone, . . . pure, classic art with a touch of vaudeville and slapstick.”