This book review of the Midnight Library is brought to you by a reviewer actively going through a breakup. Therefore, I completely understand the desire to review a catalog of life choices and to choose differently. That’s just what happens in the Midnight Library. In this tale, we see how different decisions might change a …

There are far more than seven reasons you need to read Outlander, but I’ll start with these seven efforts of persuasion. Honestly, this book series is so good that I actually traveled to Scotland where Jamie Fraser and the cast of characters in author Diana Gabaldon’s fictional, time-traveling world frolic about the Highlands. It’s there …

A Fatal Grace got me thinking about life, death, and signs of life. If you read Still Life, then you know the delight of picking up a Louise Penny novel, and you’ll feel right at home going back to the quaint town of Three Pines. (Note: Though it’s not necessary to read all of the …

The writing in Still Life is the kind of writing that makes you want to write. That’s what my friend who is an avid reader told me and it made me pick up “Still Life,” which is a decision that I do not regret. The author that so inspires my reader friend is Louise Penny …

This is the novella that started it all, launching Haruki Murakami’s career as a writer, an outcome that he likely didn’t anticipate as he spent one hour writing each night after closing the jazz club that he and his wife owned in a suburb of Tokyo. The Story of Haruki Murakami and Hear the Wind …

Life of Pi is a book that will make you question life, death, and your very existence. Life of Pi Plot (No Spoilers) It takes an act of courage to write a book in which the vast majority is written with the character floating alone and lost at sea with nobody to speak to – …