Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late June (June 16th -30th)

June 21st   Vinegar Girl By Anne Tyler Kate Battista feels stuck. How did she end up running house and home for her eccentric scientist father and uppity, pretty younger sister Bunny? Plus, she’s always in trouble at work – her pre-school charges adore her, but their parents don’t always appreciate her unusual opinions and… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late June (June 16th -30th)

Books at the Movies

Movie Review – Me Before You

Note: This review covers the adaptation of the book to movie form. If you have not read the book, or even seen the movie, please understand that the review will contain spoilers as I will be discussing the translation of certain moments from page to screen. Thank you for your understanding. Also, this review is… Continue reading Movie Review – Me Before You

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Early June 2016 (June 1st – June 15th)

June 7th   Rich and Pretty By Rumaan Alam As close as sisters for twenty years, Sarah and Lauren have been together through high school and college, first jobs and first loves, the uncertainties of their twenties and the realities of their thirties. Sarah, the only child of a prominent intellectual and a socialite, works… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Early June 2016 (June 1st – June 15th)

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late May (May 16th – May 31st)

May 17th   The Fireman By Joe Hill The fireman is coming. Stay cool. No one knows exactly when it began or where it originated. A terrifying new plague is spreading like wildfire across the country, striking cities one by one: Boston, Detroit, Seattle. The doctors call it Draco Incendia Trychophyton. To everyone else it’s… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late May (May 16th – May 31st)

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Early May (May 1st – 15th)

May 3rd   A Court of Mist and Fury By Sarah J. Maas Feyre survived Amarantha's clutches to return to the Spring Court--but at a steep cost. Though she now has the powers of the High Fae, her heart remains human, and it can't forget the terrible deeds she performed to save Tamlin's people. Nor… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Early May (May 1st – 15th)

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late April (April 16th – 30th)

So sorry for the delayed post! April 19th   Before We Visit the Goddess By Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni The daughter of a poor baker in rural Bengal, India, Sabitri yearns to get an education, but her family’s situation means college is an impossible dream. Then an influential woman from Kolkata takes Sabitri under her wing,… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late April (April 16th – 30th)

Books at the Movies · Special Features

And the Oscar Goes To…Part Three

Welcome, friends and fellow bookworms, to the third and final part of our series on Oscar-winning films based on books. If you haven't had a chance to read the first two parts and would like to, click the links below: Part One Part Two As always, don't forget to leave a comment at the bottom… Continue reading And the Oscar Goes To…Part Three