Category Archives: Best Sellers

Recent and Current Bestsellers

The Graveyard Book

Halloween Book Review #3!! —4— For anyone who hasn’t read Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book, Halloween is fast approaching and this is a great time to do it!  But considering I’m the last one to read it, that may be … Continue reading

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The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane

—4— The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe was getting a lot of buzz a few months back, so I picked myself up a copy and gave it a go.  I had been hearing mixed things, some people … Continue reading

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

—4.5— I received Khaled Hosseini’s A Thousand Splendid Suns TWO CHRISTMASES AGO from my lovely little friend Kristen.  I want to say a belated THANKS KRISTEN, because I finally read it and I wish I had read it sooner.  I … Continue reading

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The Lace Reader

–2.5— I really didn’t enjoy Brunonia Barry’s The Lace Reader as much as I expected to.  I had been hearing buzz about for this one for a while and finally picked it up.  I was often frustrated with the story, … Continue reading

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People of the Book

—4— Well, I think I have now read enough of Geraldine Brook’s work to say that I am truly a fan of her writing.  It is always thoughtful and consistent, and often mesmerizing and beautiful.  Her novel People of the Book … Continue reading

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The Last Summer of You and Me

—3— The Last Summer of You and Me is a novel written for adults by the author of “The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” series for young adults.  It follows two sisters who return each summer to Fire Island to … Continue reading

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The Gargoyle

—4.5— Who could be a better narrator than a former porn-star drug addict, severely and horribly burnt over the majority of his body, who may or may not have had a former life hundreds of years ago?  I can’t think … Continue reading

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The 19th Wife

Well, it is a week before finals, and I have pharm to learn and dishes to wash.  But instead I’m going to pound out a book review.  My stats have been dismal at best as of late, and only I … Continue reading

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Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, and Breaking Dawn

—4— —3.5— —4— —4.5— I read the Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer so long ago, I don’t even know what to say in a review right now.  I have been putting off writing a review because I didn’t know what … Continue reading

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Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven

—3— The most recent edition of the Anderson’s Book Club had us reading Fannie Flagg’s Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven.  Unfortunately, with the ridiculousness of PA school, I didn’t finish it in time (and you may have noticed the … Continue reading

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