Category: Fiction

  • The Paragon Hotel

    The Paragon Hotel

    It took me a long time to read this book, not because it wasn’t good or because it’s over 400 pages. It took me a while to read it because the language used and the writing style was unique and beautiful and I wanted to take my time savoring every word and phrase written on […]

  • An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

    An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

    I can honestly say I have never read a book like this before.  As such, I have had a hard time writing this review because it defies most categories.  Is this book comedy? Satire? Science-Fiction? Horror?  It has all these elements but manages to tell a cohesive story that kept me intrigued until the very […]

  • The Accidental Beauty Queen

    The Accidental Beauty Queen

    What a fun read this was!  This book was a quick, easy to read novel that some are categorizing as romance but that I would say is more about the relationship between the two sisters and then a romantic story.   While there was a love interest, in the end what I will remember most about […]

  • Documenting Light

    Documenting Light

    I read this book because I am attending a meeting for librarians to discuss LGBTQ+ books and this one was on a list of fiction that features transgender characters.  I enjoyed this book and feel like it would be a great read for anyone who is transgender, exploring their identity, or cisgender and who wants […]

  • Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine

    Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine

    This book has been on my TBR list for a while so I was very happy when my book club picked it to read.  I had heard great things which sometimes worries me.  Would the book be as good as most people say it is? Will these reviews cloud my own judgement of the book?  […]