Remember My Beauties

Title: Remember My Beauties Author: Lynne Hugo Publisher: Switchgrass Books Pub. Date: April 18, 2016 Genre: Literary Fiction Past the hard skin of a family torn by divisive relationships and destructive choices that have eroded hope to a bare minimum, Remember My Beauties is a visceral glimpse at a family finding the strength to transcend…

Britt-Marie Was Here

Title: Britt-Marie Was Here Author: Frederik Backman Publisher: Atria Books Pub. Date: 3 May, 2016 Genre: ¬†Fiction   Britt-Marie is odd. The entire community of Borg is a mess. Soccer is truth. Faxon is discontinued. One night of whiskey can change the world, but it is common to suffer from flu the morning after. It…

The Travelers

Title: The Travelers Author: Chris Pavone Publisher: Crown Pub. Date: March 8, 2016 Genre: Thriller, Espionage   I found myself telling people to pick up this book for their weekend travel read, despite my feelings that it was only 3.5 star worthy. Why? Because the reasons that brought down the rating are also the reasons…

The Doubt Factory

Title: The Doubt Factory (Audio) Unabridged Author: Paolo Bacigalupi Narrator: Emma Galvin Publisher: Listening Library (2014) Genre: YA, Contemporary Thriller Alix, the privileged daughter of a man who is paid to protect the reputation of large Corporations by sowing doubt, falls into the hands of tech savvy orphan pranksters set on changing the world. Doubt…