Book Title: Can You Keep A Secret Author: Sophie Kinsella Published: 2003 Pages: 364 Category: fiction: general, fiction: chick lit My office hosted a second hand book sale to raise money for the United Way last month, and having little to do when there were no customers, I picked through the books that had been … Continue reading Book 43: Can You Keep A Secret?
Book Title: All the Sad Young Literary Men Author: Keith Gessen Published: 2008 Pages: 242 Category: fiction: general This novel is another that I purchased while in vacation in California. I bought it in a small bookshop on the main street of Sausalito, I was drawn to the blurb on the back of the … Continue reading Book 25: All The Sad Young Literary Men
Millennium Trilogy: Part Three Book Title: The Girl Who Kicked The Hornets' Nest Author: Stieg Larsson (Reg Keeland translation) Published: 2007 (English 2009) Pages: 743 Category: fiction: general, fiction: crime After the almost unbelievable climax of Millennium II, the third volume picks up mere hours after the closing of the previous book. Though I found … Continue reading Book 20: The Girl Who Kicked The Hornets’ Nest
The Millennium Trilogy: Part Two Book Title: The Girl Who Played With Fire Author: Stieg Larsson (Reg Keeland translation) Published: 2006 (translation 2009) Pages: 724 Category: fiction: general, fiction: crime What Larsson did with The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, he takes to a whole new level with The Girl Who Played With Fire. What … Continue reading Book 19: The Girl Who Played With Fire
The Millennium Trilogy: Part One Book Title: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo (Men Who Hate Women) Author: Stieg Larsson (Reg Keeland translation) Published: 2005 (English 2008) Pages: 841 Category: fiction: crime, fiction I don't normally read mysteries, crime novels, those sorts of things. I'm not sure quite why, I like the format - and … Continue reading Book 18: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
Book Title: My Sister’s Keeper Author: Jodi Picoult Published: 2004 Pages: 423 Category: fiction: general Another book in my “must read before I see the movie” series, also known as the strange and depressing general fiction series... My family has been very fortunate, we’ve never had to go through anything near as painful as what … Continue reading Book 9: My Sister’s Keeper
Book Title: The Lovely Bones Author: Alice Sebold Published: 2002 Pages: 328 Category: fiction: general I was told last week that I was the only one in the house who had not read The Lovely Bones, so it became my next book to read & review. I’m still quite conflicted about this book, more than … Continue reading Book 8: The Lovely Bones