Books allow us to explore lives nothing like our own. Today, we’re looking at some books that explore life within–and escaping from–a cult.
Time travel may be a familiar trope of science fiction books, but it’s not a theme that is limited to that fantastical genre. Moving in and out of different eras has also been deftly handled in commercial and literary fiction, weaving storylines through the past, the present and even the future without sacrificing the development… Read More »
Scorpio (October 24–November 22) Happy Birthday, Scorpio! You’re charming, motivated, mysterious and ambitious with a drive to match. Fierce and passionate, Scorpios are not to be underestimated. Book of the Month Best Day Ever by Kaira Rouda A perfect-seeming life and marriage might hide something much more sinister beneath the facade. Paul Strom is… Read More »
Tags: Amy Stewart, Best Day Ever, Between the World and Me, Big Magic, Depression & Other Magic Tricks, Elizabeth Gilbert, Future Home of the Living God, Girl Waits with Gun, Kaira Rouda, Kevin Kwan, Leigh Bardugo, Louise Erdrich, Malcom Gladwell, Outliers: The Story of Success, Paris Was Ours, Penelope Rowlands, Rene Denfield, Rich People Problems, Sabrina Benaim, Samantha Irby, Ta-Nehisi Coates, The Child Finder, We Are Never Meeting in Real Life, Wonder Woman: Warbringer
Fans of crime fiction, thrillers and suspenseful stories gathered in Toronto, Canada last week for Bouchercon, a celebration of all things mystery. The annual World Mystery Convention is named after distinguished mystery fiction critic, editor and author Anthony Boucher, and provides the perfect opportunity to connect with fellow book lovers and talk about our favorite… Read More »