Book Title: Reading People Author: Anne Bogel REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: None Genres: NonFiction, Self Help Goodreads Pub Date: 09/19/17 5 STARS If the viral Buzzfeed-style personality quizzes are any indication, we are collectively obsessed with the idea of defining and knowing ourselves and our unique place in the world. But what we're finding is… Continue reading Review: Reading People
Book Title: The Radium Girls Author: Kate Moore Series: None Genres: Historical Non-Fiction Goodreads Date Read: 10/07/16 Pub Date: 05/01/17 5 STARS Ordinary women in 1920s America. All they wanted was the chance to shine. Be careful what you wish for. ‘The first thing we asked was, “Does this stuff hurt you?” And they said,… Continue reading Review: The Radium Girls
This past weekend I had the privilege of attending a book conference called #ReadSavannah that was hosted by two wonderful book clubs- She Reads and Modern Mrs Darcy. I came as a guest reviewer for She Reads and was able to make some wonderful new book friends that live right here in Atlanta from MMD!… Continue reading All About #ReadSavannah
Book Title: Where Am I Now?: True Stories of Girlhood and Accidental Fame Author: Mara Wilson Series: None Genres: Non-Fiction, Autobiography, Biography, Memoir Goodreads Date Read: 08/27/16 Pub Date: 09/13/16 5 STARS Mara Wilson has always felt a little young and a little out of place: as the only child on a film set full… Continue reading Review: Where Am I Now?
Book Title: Multiple Choice Author: Alejandro Zambra Series: None Genres: Fiction, Poetry, Non-Fiction, Cultural Goodreads Date Read: 06/18/16 Pub Date: 07/19/16 5 STARS The works of Alejandro Zambra, “the most talked-about writer to come out of Chile since Bolaño” (New York Times Book Review), are distinguished by their striking originality, their brevity, their strangeness, and… Continue reading Review: Multiple Choice
I had the pleasure of reading James Renner's newest book, True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself in the Mysterious Disappearance of Maura Murray, last month when Netgalley provided me a copy in exchange for an honest review. This was my first experience with his work, but I had a feeling I would love it… Continue reading True Crime Addict: James Renner Q&A
Book Title: True Crime Addict Author: James Renner Series: None Genres: True Crime, Non-Fiction, Mystery, Thriller Goodreads Date Read: 03/29/16 Pub Date: 05/24/16 When an eleven year old James Renner fell in love with Amy Mihaljevic, the missing girl seen on posters all over his neighborhood, it was the beginning of a lifelong obsession with… Continue reading Review: True Crime Addict