Saturday, October 22, 2016

Emmett Till by Devery Anderson

Extremely well done.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple

I didn't love Where'd You Go, Bernadette, but I really, really liked this book: it is funny and goofy, but with some substantial social commentary. 

Monday, October 17, 2016

The Rise and Fall of American Growth by Robert J. Gordon

Absolutely fascinating. Also: gorgeous cover.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Crosstalk by Connie Willis

I was so looking forward to this because I love Connie Willis, but I was disappointed.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

Good combination of medical drama, courtroom drama, and social commentary--marred only slightly by one over-the-top twist at the end.

Review copy provided by publisher.

Saturday, October 01, 2016

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

I think I really liked this.

Friday, September 30, 2016

The Fog Diver by Joel Ross

I read this to Truman for his bookgroup. meh.

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