June 7, 2014

Crazy, Beautiful Love Story: Laugh by Mary Ann Rivers

One thought came to mind at the end of Laugh, the second book in Mary Ann Rivers’ Burnside Series: What a crazy, mixed-up, aggravating, beautifully romantic love story.

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June 6, 2014

Get Hold of Yourself; Get 10% Happier

Television anchor Dan Harris rebounded from an on-air panic attack, found a new life in meditation, and finally shares the story.

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June 5, 2014

Guy vs. World: Fourth of July Creek by Smith Henderson

Smith Henderson’s debut novel is familiar terrain – but with a new kind of force, velocity, and poetry.

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June 4, 2014

Awkward Time Warp: Kevin Brockmeier's A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip

When evoking memories, as an adult, of your middle school life, you likely recall it as being rather bizarre.

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June 3, 2014

If You Read One Novel This Summer: The Book of Unknown Americans

Cristina Henríquez’s new novel, The Book of Unknown Americans, is the quintessential telling of the contemporary immigrant experience – and it’s stunning.

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June 2, 2014

The War at Home: An Intimate History in A Life Apart by L. Y. Marlow

Within the first fifteen pages of L. Y. Marlow's sophomore novel, A Life Apart, one of the biggest tragedies of the twentieth century goes down in infamy, sending shockwaves across the globe that forever alter history and the fates of the book's characters.

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June 1, 2014

Love at First Sight: Fall in Love with Jennifer E. Smith

Sweet and light, with the comfort of familiarity, Jennifer Smith's The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight is a story for the romantics and those who remain young at heart, against all odds.

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