Adults Tag

Deskbound: Standing up to a Sitting World By: Dr. Kelly Starrett with Juliet Starrett & Glen Cordoza Deskbound is a great book for not just office workers, but all people living the typical sedentary modern life who are ready to learn how to live and move in the...

The Little French Bistro By: Nina George The Little French Bistro is reminiscent in theme and plot to George’s first novel, The Little Paris Bookshop.  In both novels, we encounter characters paralyzed by grief or despair who take action to change their lives, and ultimately forge a...

In a Dark, Dark Wood By: Ruth Ware Readers may know Ruth Ware from her 2016 hit, The Woman in Cabin 10.  Her debut novel In a Dark, Dark Wood deserves just as much attention and praise.  It’s a fast paced thriller with characters and plot twists...

Before We Were Yours By: Lisa Wingate   The cover image on this book grabbed my attention as I scrambled to select a title before heading off on a beach vacation; two tow-headed girls are seated on a trunk. Shot from behind, you see that they are on...

Wonder Woman: The True Amazon By: Jill Thompson Wonder Woman is on top of the world right now. After a consistently excellent comic reboot in June of last year and a terrific film earlier this summer, Wonder Woman may be as popular now as she ever has...

Mystery Series Starters By: Jennifer Harmon First Book in Series: The Keeper of Lost Causes Author: Jussi Alder-Olsen Character: Department Q   First Book in Series: And Only to Deceive Author: Tasha Alexander Character: Lady Emily Ashton   First Book in Series: Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death Author: M.C. Beaton Character: Agatha Raisin   First Book in Series:...

Girl in Disguise By: Greer MacAllister Girl in Disguise is an historical novel set in the 1850s and 1860s that tells the story of Kate Warne, the real-life first female detective hired by the Pinkerton Agency in Chicago.  Kate is a widow and needs a job, and...

The Annotated Pride and Prejudice By: Jane Austen, Annotated & edited by David M. Shapard This year, July 18 marks the 200 year anniversary of Jane Austen's death, and Janeites everywhere are holding celebrations, book discussions, and performances in her honor.  I myself have been rereading her...

Sycamore by Bryn Chancellor Sycamore is the story of Jess Winters, a young girl, who went missing in 1991.  It is also the story of how her life intertwined with the residents of the town and how her disappearance affected the residents of Sycamore, both individually and...

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