Articles Tagged ‘book reviews’


Book Review: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

If you think about it, video games are kind of like modern day fairy tales. You inhabit a main character who takes you through a…

Justin Cronin's literary horror novel The Passage came with a lot of hype...and deserved it (No. 4).

Top 10 Books of 2010: Year In Review

Let me get this out of the way: Freedom, Jonathan Franzen’s Great American Novel, defeated me. These cold winter months may have me crawling back…


Book Review: Rich Boy, By Sharon Pomerantz

Sharon Pomerantz’s debut novel, Rich Boy, was published by a company called Twelve, which values books so much it only puts out one a month and really lovingly delivers that selection to the world. For that reason alone, I wanted to love this book.


Reviews: New Books By Kate Racculia, Yiyun Li And More

Reviews of This Must Be the Place by Kate Racculia, The Carrie Diaries by Candace Bushnell…and more!

Book Review: The Privileges, by Jonathan Dee

The Privileges, Jonathan Dee’s newest novel, comes with a pedigree of blurbs that any New York Times Book Review reader would drool over.

Book Review: The Irresistible Henry House, By Lisa Grunwald

A truly good book makes you stay up late, miss your train stop, forget the weather. It makes you wish the author would write a thousand more pages, just letting the characters’ lives roll on and on as if they were friends you can catch up with all at once.