Reviews By Category

*reviews may fall into more than one category*

Easy Breezy
Goodbye, Vitamin – Rachel Khong
The Vacationers – Emma Straub
The Hopefuls – Jennifer Close
Modern Lovers – Emma Straub

Historical Fiction
The Huntress – Kate Quinn
Auschwitz Lullaby – Mario Escobar
The Lost Girls of Paris – Pam Jenoff
Before We Were Yours – Lisa Wingate
Those Who Save Us – Jenna Blum
The War That Saved My Life/The War I Finally Won – Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

Mystery + Thriller
Then She Was Gone – Lisa Jewell
The Last Time I Lied – Riley Sager
I’ll Be Gone In The Dark – Michelle McNamara
For Better and Worse – Margot Hunt
Not Her Daughter – Rea Frey
Because You’re Mine – Rea Frey
The Night Olivia Fell – Christina McDonald
Verity – Colleen Hoover

You Will Cry!
Lily and the Octopus – Steven Rowley
Every Note Played – Lisa Genova
Still Me – Jojo Moyes
All The Bright Places – Jennifer Niven
The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai
Where The Crawdads Sing – Delia Owens
Auschwitz Lullaby – Mario Escobar
Those Who Save Us – Jenna Blum
The War That Saved My Life/The War I Finally Won – Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

Favorites – You Must Read
Every Note Played – Lisa Genova
Faithful – Alice Hoffman
Lillian Boxfish Takes A Walk – Kathleen Rooney
Faithful – Alice Hoffman
Educated – Tara Westover
The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai
Becoming – Michelle Obama
The Huntress – Kate Quinn
Ask Again, Yes – Mary Beth Keane
The Great Alone – Kristin Hannah
Where The Crawdads Sing – Delia Owens
The Lost Girls of Paris – Pam Jenoff
Before We Were Yours – Lisa Wingate
Those Who Save Us – Jenna Blum
The Most Fun We Ever Had – Claire Lombardo
The War That Saved My Life/The War I Finally Won – Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Verity – Colleen Hoover

Addresses Cultural + Societal Issues
An American Marriage – Tayari Jones
Educated – Tara Westover
The Hate U Give – Angie Thomas
All The Bright Places – Jennifer Niven
The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai
All We Ever Wanted – Emily Giffin
Dear Martin – Nic Stone
A Spark of Light – Jodi Picoult

Difficult Family + Relationship Dynamics
Commonwealth – Ann Patchett
Every Note Played – Lisa Genova
Faithful – Alice Hoffman
Educated – Tara Westover
Then She Was Gone – Lisa Jewell
All The Bright Places – Jennifer Niven
The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai
All We Ever Wanted – Emily Giffin
The Great Alone – Kristin Hannah
Where The Crawdads Sing – Delia Owens
Ask Again, Yes – Mary Beth Keane
The Most Fun We Ever Had – Claire Lombardo

Well-Written
Commonwealth – Ann Patchett
Faithful – Alice Hoffman
Every Note Played – Lisa Genova
The Vacationers – Emma Straub
Educated – Tara Westover
All The Bright Places – Jennifer Niven
Then She Was Gone – Lisa Jewell
The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai
All We Ever Wanted – Emily Giffin
The Great Alone – Kristin Hannah
A Spark of Light – Jodi Picoult
Where The Crawdads Sing – Delia Owens
Not Her Daughter – Rea Frey
Because You’re Mine – Rea Frey
The Huntress – Kate Quinn
The Lost Girls of Paris – Pam Jenoff
Ask Again, Yes – Mary Beth Keane
Before We Were Yours – Lisa Wingate
The Most Fun We Ever Had – Claire Lombardo
The War That Saved My Life/The War I Finally Won – Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Verity – Colleen Hoover

Non-fiction + Memoirs + Biographies
Educated – Tara Westover
I’ll Be Gone In The Dark – Michelle McNamara
Becoming – Michelle Obama