Two if by Sea by Jacquelyn Mitchard

Two If by Sea by Jacquelyn Mitchard Simon & Schuster, March 2016 I read this book because the author is part…

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Return to Life by Jim B. Tucker, M.D.

Return to Life: Extraordinary Cases of Children Who Remember Past Lives by Jim B. Tucker St. Martin’s Press, 2013 This…

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The Forgetting Time by Sharon Guskin

The Forgetting Time: A Novel by Sharon Guskin Flatiron Books, February 2016 A couple of years ago, Dr. Jim B.…

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Welcome to Christiania by Fred Leebron

Welcome to Christiania by Fred Leebron Outpost 19, February 2016 Fred Leebron, a former teacher of mine, is a genius. I…

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Citizen by Claudia Rankine

Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine Graywolf Press, 2014 This book, which is a collection of prose poetry and essays,…

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The Other Side of Life by Andy Kutler

The Other Side of Life by Andy Kutler Neverland Publishing, 2015 I might not have come across this novel except that…

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Paradise Drive by Rebecca Foust

Paradise Drive by Rebecca Foust Press 53, 2015 This book won the Press 53 Award for Poetry. A collection of modern…

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While the City Slept by Eli Sanders

While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man’s Descent into Madness by Eli Sanders Viking, February…

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Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie This stunning novel was published in 20o5, and somewhere along the way…

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