Synopsis: When life gives you curves, you gotta learn how to rock them. Successful businesswoman Avery Barrows likes her dips and curves, but she’s sick of the haters telling her that she should be ashamed of her body instead of embracing it. Determined to send them a big f*** you, Avery resolves to cut loose […]
Bukowski in a Sundress by Kim Addonizio Paperback: 224 pages Publisher: Penguin Books (June 21, 2016) Language: English ISBN-10: 0143128469 ISBN-13: 978-0143128465 Buy On Amazon If Nora Ephron and Amy Schumer had a baby, it would sound a lot like Kim Addonizio. Like Mary Karr before her, Addonizio turns her poet’s sensibility to the art […]
MY THOUGHTS I am a huge fan of Carrie Ryan’s zombie series and this new stand-alone doesn’t disappoint. Daughter of Deep Silence follows the path of a young teen who finds herself floating in the sea with her new best friend dead by her side. There is no getting around the horror of the opening of […]
About the Author Deborah Harkness is a professor of history at the University of Southern California. She has received Fullbright, Guggenheim, and National Humanities Center fellowships, and her most recent scholarly work is The Jewel House: Elizabethan London and the Scientific Revolution. She also writes an award-winning wine blog. Website Twitter Goodreads Facebook Instagram Pinterest Tumblr […]
About the Author Sabaa Tahir grew up in California’s Mojave Desert at her family’s 18-room motel. There, she spent her time devouring fantasy novels, raiding her brother’s comic book stash and playing guitar badly. She began writing An Ember in the Ashes while working nights as a newspaper editor. She likes thunderous indie rock, garish […]
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Amazon – Barnes & Noble – IndieBound MY THOUGHTS Lila has had a charmed life until her husband dumps her, she loses her job hosting on a shopping channel and her father passes away. She has always counted on men to make the hard decisions. Now on her own and moving back home, she finds her mother’s […]
Purchase Amazon US Amazon UK Books-A-Million Barnes & Noble iBooks Kobo IndieBound Reading Order: Rabbit Trick (.5) Clean (1) Payoff (1.5) Sharp (2) Marked (3) Vacant (4) Alex Hughes, the author of the award-winning Mindspace Investigations series from Roc, has lived in the Atlanta area since the age of eight. Her short fiction has been […]