Life After Life

5 Second Chances in Fiction

Sometimes, our heroes need a few tries before they get things right. Here are our top 5 second chances in fiction. Let us know in the comments if you’ve read any of these books!

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Book Club Recommendations: World War II–Era Books

It may not seem like the most uplifting theme for a discussion usually had over cheese and wine, but it is precisely the surfeit of discussion points that make books about the Second World War so perfect for a book club pick. Continually relevant and continually refreshed, books set in this era, both fiction and… Read More »

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D-Day Reads: Unique Perspectives in WWII Fiction

Monday, June 6 marks the 72nd anniversary of D-Day, the day that the allied troops landed on the beach in Normandy, France. From there, a coordinated operation began that would eventually see Europe liberated from the Nazis and the end of World War II. The literary landscape is saturated with novels memorializing that time, from… Read More »

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Can You Guess the Contemporary Novel from the First Sentence?

I recently discovered Buzzfeed had done an amazing quiz called Can You Guess The Classic Novel From Its First Sentence? and I loved it so much I just had to create a spinoff for contemporary novels. Test your knowledge of recent literature!   1. “I was born twice: first, as a baby girl, on a… Read More »

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