“This is an unexpected novel, full of philosophical questions about how we become who we are, what it takes to become someone else, and how much power others hold
Lane Meckler is a columnist known as “Ask Roxie” in which she gives advice to help people online with problems.
“The Book of Longings is well named, well inspired, and well imagined—a superlative effort from a writer at the top of her game.”
“it’s the perennial conflict between motherhood and career, but not the way most readers might expect.”
Olivia Harper lives and works in Seattle, putting in grueling hours at her job as well as on her startup website business, Harper Media.
“This debut novel is sure to raise one's hackles.”
“Zigman is an excellent writer who knows how to keep all the balls in the air.
When Emma London was ten, her mother committed suicide. Her paternal grandmother, Genevieve, took her in to raise her.
“Nancy Thayer, recognized for her enchanting beach reads, goes above and beyond with Surfside Sisters by offering a compelling and more spirited book than the usual summer novel.”
Elise Sorenson is a dressage rider.
Amy Byler needs a break. Only, she doesn’t realize it yet. After being a single mother to her two children for years and working full-time as a school librarian, she is exhausted.
“[A] thrilling, touching, beautiful book.”
“The Summer Cottage is not only a lighthearted read about a woman discovering her authentic self, but it also offers a glimpse into coastal Michigan's history with
“This debut novel is nothing short of compelling . . . a captivating and haunting tale.”
“The Liar's Child delivers a powerful psychological plot with heartbreaking emotion and well-fleshed-out characters that are thrown into an unwanted s
“Offering insight into the workings of the judicial system, the FBI, and the underworld, this fast-paced and explosive novel is filled with intrigue.”
Lucy Kincaid receives a letter from attorney Henry Garrison in Virginia soon after her mother Beth dies from cancer.
The first chapter of Not Her Daughter is taut, intense, gripping—and by the end of its handful of pages, it’s clear the speaker, entrepreneur and CEO Sarah Walker, has taken someone else’s
Readers’ favorite ditz is back in Helen Fielding’s latest, Bridget Jones’s Baby: The Diaries.
“As a novel about a woman putting her life back together after a midlife crisis, Vanity Fare is a fun, witty book with an engaging heroine.”
“Delightfully entertaining with a killing sense of humor, Practical Jean: A Novel is worthy contender for Book of The Year. You’ll love it to death.”
How many wonder what their life would be like if they chose a different path? This is the crux of Ellen Meister’s riveting novel, The Other Life.
I must begin by declaring a huge appreciation of Lorrie Moore’s writing, impatiently waiting for her to produce another book since the publication of Birds of America in 1998.