Be omnivorous, don't just read one kind of book, read everything. - Richard Wagamese

Books Reviewed

Database is alphabetical by title:


31 hours by Masha Hamilton 


The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E Pearson 

American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang 
A Race to Splendor by Ciji Ware
Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins 
A Hope Undaunted by Julie Lessman 
A Friend in the Storm by Cheryl Rickett 
At Witt's End: A Sadie Witt Mystery by Beth Solheim 
After The Moment by Garrey Freymann-Weyr
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
A Beautiful Dark by Jocelyn Davies
A Cottage by the Sea by Ciji Ware
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho 
The Agency: A spy in the House by Y S Lee 
As Long as the Rivers Flow by James Bartleman 
All I Have to Give by Melody Carlson 
An Atlas of Impossible Longing by Anuradha Roy 
A Yankee Doodle Dixie by Lisa Patton 
American Dervish by Ayad Akhtar
Arranged by Catherine McKenzie
Another Piece of My Heart by Jane Green
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
A Love that Multiplies by Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar
An Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King
Across the Universe by Beth Revis


Broken Wings by Carla Stewart

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys
Beside Still Waters by Tricia Goyer 
Brightly Wovenby Alexandra Bracken 
Beguiled by Deanne Gist and J. Mark Bertrand
Beautiful People by Wendy Holden
Broken by Travis Thrasher
Bloodman by Robert Pobi
The Book of Lost Fragrances by M J Rose 
Best Kept Secret by Amy Hatvany
Before I Go To Sleep by S J Watson
Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood
The Bellwether Revivals by Benjamin Wood
Belles by Jennifer Calonita
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
Burn For Burn by Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian
Boundless by Cynthia Hand
Barely Breathing by Rebecca Donovan
Bone and Bread by Saleema Nawaz
Bellman and Black by Diane Setterfield
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent


The Cinderella Society by Kay Cassidy 

City of Bones by Cassandra Clare 
Christmas at Harrington's by Melody Carlson 
The Choice by Suzanne Woods Fisher 
Crazy Heart by Thomas Cobb  
The Christmas Letters by Bret Nicholas 
Christmas at Harrington's by Melody Carlson 
The Christmas Bus by Melody Carlson
Cinder by Marissa Meyer
The Crown by Nancy Bilyeau
The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty
Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands by Chris Bohjalian


The Deserter by Paul Almond

Dead Politician Society by Robin Spano 
Dead End Gene Pool by Wendy Burden
Divergent by Veronica Roth 
The Duggars: 20 and Counting. Raising One of American's Largest Families- How They Do it. by Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar
Devoted by Hilary Duff
Delirium by Lauren Oliver 
Death Plays Poker by Robin Spano 
The Darlings by Christina Alger 
The Dry Grass of August by Anna Jean Mayhew 
Dreams of Joy by Lisa See 
The Dressmaker by Kate Alcott
Dinner with Lisa R L Prendergast 
Defending Jacob by William Landay
The Diviners by Libba Bray
The Death of Bees by Lisa O'Donnell
Dancing to the Flute by Manisha Jolie Amin


Elixir by Hilary Duff

The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery 
Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich 
Everything was Goodbye by Gurjinder Basran 
Everybody has Everything by Katrina Onstad
Easy by Tammara Webber
The Eloquence of Desire by Amanda Sington-Williams
The Evolution of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin


Forgotten by Cat Patrick 

The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton 
Forever Queen by Helen Hollick 
Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma 
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Forgotten by Catherine McKenzie
February by Lisa Moore
Firefly Island by Lisa Wingate


Green Grass, Running Water by Thomas King

Good to a Fault by Marina Endicott 
The Giver by Lois Lowry 
The Gift by Cecelia Ahern 
A Good American by Alex George 
A Grown-Up Kind of Pretty by Joshilyn Jackson 
Gold by Chris Cleave
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Gilded Age by Claire McMillan
Gossip by Beth Gutcheon

The Human Bobby by Gabe Rotter

Hush by Kate White 
A Hope Undaunted by Julie Lessman 
The Help by Kathryn Stockett 
Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins 
Have A Little Faith by Mitch Albom 
The Hunger Games Trilogy by Suzanne Collins - Book VS Movie Review
A Heart Revealed by Julie Lessman 
The Highest Stakes by Emery Lee 
Hooked by Catherine Greenman
Hallowed by Cynthia Hand
Haunting Jasmine by Amjali Banerjee
Home Front by Kristin Hannah
Home by Toni Morrison
The House of Riverton by Kate Morton
The Here and Now by Ann Brashares
Heiress by Susan May Warren
Heart Like Mine by Amy Hatvany
The House Girl by Tara ConklinHe's Gone by Deb Caletti
The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

I am Nujood Aged 10 and Divorced by Nujood Ali

The Iron King by Julie Kagawa 
The Iron Daughter by Julie Kagawa 
In Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult 
I Am J by Cris Beam 
Inkheart by Cornelia Funke 
The Ivy by Lauren Kunze and Rina Onur
Impatient with Desire by Gabrielle Burton
In Hovering Flight by Joyce Hinnefeld
Insurgent by Veronica Roth
The Imposter Bride by Nancy Richler
Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese
If I Stay by Gayle Forman
The Innocents by Francesca Segal


The Jewel of St Petersburg by Kate Furnivall


Keeping Corner by Kashmira Sheth

Keeping the Feast by Paula Butturini 


The Last River Child by Lori Ann Bloomfield

Life After Yes by Aidan Donnelley Rowley 
Little Princes by Conor Grennan 
The Linen Queen by Patricia Falvey 
The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg 
The Life O'Reilly by Brian Cohen
Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld
Last Night in Montreal by Emily St John Mandel
The Little Giant of Aberdeen Country by Tiffany Baker
The Liberation of Alice Love by Abby McDonald
Lady of the English by Elizabeth Chadwick 
Love Finds You in Victory Heights by Tricia Goyer and Ocieanna Fleiss
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri


Magnolia Wednesday's by Wendy Wax My Name is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira

My Name is Memory by Ann Brashares 
Miss Hildreth Wore Brown Anecdotes of a Southern Belle by Olivia De Belle Byrd
The Mistress’ House by Leigh Micheals 
Maine by J Courtney Sullivan
The Mistress of Nothing by Kate Pullinger 
Matched by Ally Condie 
Miracle Beach by Erin Celello
Motorcycles and Sweetgrass by Drew Hayden Taylor
Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear
Midnight on Julia Street by Ciji Ware
Miss Me When I'm Gone by Emily Arsenault
The Midwife of Hope River by Patricia Harman
Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
A Million Suns by Beth Revis
Mother Mother by Koren Zailckas


The New Yorkers by Cathleen Schine

The Ninth Wife by Amy Stolls 
Next to Love by Ellen Feldman
The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
The Next Best Thing by Jennifer Weiner
No Safe Harbor by Elizabeth Ludwig
Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich
The Night Film by Marisha Pessl


Offworld by Robin Parrish

Of All The Stupid Things by Alexandra Diaz
Outside the Lines by Amy Hatvany
Overseas by Beatriz Williams
The Opposite of Tidy by Carrie Mac
On The Island by Tracey Garvis-Graves
Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys
The Originals by Cat Patrick
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Klein


Passionate Brood by Margaret Campbell Barnes

Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard 
Pretty Little Liars #2 Flawless by Sara Shepard 
Pretty Little Liars #3 Perfect by Sara Shepard 
Pretty Little Liars #4 Unbelievable by Sara Shepard 
Pretty Little Liars #5 Wicked by Sara Shepard 
Push by Sapphire
Postcards from a Dead Girl by Kirk Faber
Pregnant Pause by Han Nolan
Promises to Keep by Ann Tatlock
Prophecy of the Sisters by Michelle Zink
Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver 
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain 
The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan 
The Promise of Stardust by Priscille Sibley
Parlor Games by Maryka Biaggio


The Queen of Last Hopes by Susan Higginbotham

The Queen of Palmyra by Minrose Gwin
The Queen: A Life in Brief by Robert Lacey
The Queen's Vow by C W Gortner


The Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay

Rhythm of Secrets by Patti Lacy 
Rumor by Jill Mansell 
Reclaiming Lily by Patti Lacy 
The Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley
The Ruins of Us by Keija Parssinen
RU by Kim Thuy 
The Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight 
Reason to Breath by Rebecca Donovan
The Ruining by Anna Collomore
Return to Me by Justina Chen
Requiem by Lauren Oliver
The Registry by Shannon Stocker


Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman

Secret Daughter by Shilpi Somaya Gowda 
She Walks in Beauty by Siri Mitchell 
The Search by Suzanne Woods Fisher 
Smokin Seventeen by Janet Evanovich 
Sweetsmoke by David Fuller 
The Survivor by Paul Almond 
Sweetness in the Belly by Camilla Gibb
Sea Witch by Helen Hollick
Siren by Tricia Rayburn 
Say You're One of Them by Uwen Akpan 
Sarah's Key by Tatiana De Rosnay 
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson 
Stones by William Bell 
Sima's Undergarments for Women by Ilana Stanger-Ross
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
Sisterhood Everlasting by Ann Brashares
Spin by Catherine McKenzie
The Silent Oligarch by Chris Morgan Jones
Someone Like You by Sarah Dessen
The Sarishop Widow by Shobhan Bantwal
Sweet Water by Christina Baker Kline
Sea Change by Karen White
Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan
Shelter Me by Juliette Fay
The Singles by Meredith Goldstein
The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton
Sutton by J R Moehringer
Summerset Abbey by T J Brown
S.E.C.R.E.T by L Marie Adeline
Shadow Girl by Patricia Morrison
The Secret of the Nightingale Palace by Dana Sachs
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer
Someday, Someday Maybe by Lauren Graham
The Smart One by Jennifer Close
Second Chance Summer by Morgan Matson
Somewhere in France by Jennifer Robson


Thicker than Blood by C J Darlington

Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella
Tethered by Amy Mackinnon
Triangles by Ellen Hopkins
The Sixes by Kate White
The Taker by Alma Katsu 
Tagged by Mara Purnhagen
Truth by Julia Karr
Traveler's Rest by Ann Tatlock
Tiger's in Red Weather by Liza Klaussman
These Girls by Sarah Pekkanen
The Tea Rose by Jennifer Donnelly
Two Solitudes by Hugh MacLenna
True by Hilary Duff
Taking Chances by Molly McAdams
Thousand Words by Jennifer Brown


Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

Unearthly by Cynthia Hand
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce


Vanishing and Other Stories by Deborah Willis

Vixen by Jillian Larkin 
The Virgin Cure by Ami Mckay
The Vow by Jessica Martinez


The Waiting by Suzanne Woods Fisher

Wicked Company by Ciji Ware 
The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley 
Winter's Passage by Julia Kagawa 
Wondrous Strange by Lesley Livingston 
The Woefield Poultry Collective Susan Juby 
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
Within the Hollow Crown by Margaret Campbell Barnes 
Wildthorn by Jane Eagland
Wife 22 by Melanie Gideon
The Weight of Heaven by Thrity Umrigar 
The World We Found by Thrity Umrigar
The Winter Palace by Eva Stachniak
Whistin' Dixie in a Nor'easter by Lisa Patton


XVI by Julia Karr


The Yellow House by Patricia Falvey

Yankee Doodle Dixie by Lisa Patton


Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Anne Fowler