Review of Longbourn by Jo Baker

Amazon (Kindle Edition)/ Barnes and Nobles (Nook Edition)/ Kobo/Goodreads (All other formats) Review written by: Jessica C. Book Published by: Knopf/Doubleday “She stood there on the threshold, feeling quite transparent: the brassy polish of the doorknob seemed to shine through her hand; the evening blue leached right through her.” Longbourn is not a sequel or…

Review of Joseph Boyden’s “The Orenda”

Amazon (Kindle Edition)/Barnes and Nobles (Nook Edition)/Kobo Published by: Knopf, Doubleday (Random House) Release Date: May 13,2014 When we learned about Native Americans in primary school, we were always taught about them as a homogeneous group, who unfortunately lost their  proverbial stake in the fertile, seemingly feral wilderness of North America, once the European settlers…

Review of American Pastoral By Philip Roth

  Amazon (Kindle Edition)/ Barnes and Nobles (Nook Edition)/Kobo Published by: Vintage/Random House Review Written by: Jonathan E. “Books are, let’s face it, better than everything else. If we played Cultural Fantasy Boxing League, and made books go fifteen round in the ring against the best that any other art form had to offer, then books…

Dani Hoots’ Review of The Martian: A Novel by Andy Weir

The Martian: A Novel by Andy Weir   Amazon (Kindle Edition)/ Barnes and Nobles (Nook Edition)/Kobo Book Published by Random House Review Written by: Dani Hoots   The Martian: A Novel by Andy Weir follows a man by the name of Mark Watney who has been abandoned on Mars and tries all that he can…