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Book Club Recommended
Informative, Interesting, Insightful

Book Club Recommended
Informative, Interesting, Insightful

Book Club Recommended
Informative, Interesting, Insightful

I don’t love non fiction but this was way to read and interesting

Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Informative, Adventurous

I didn’t think the book was particularly well written but the story was interesting

Book Club Recommended
Adventurous, Fun, Beautiful

The first 75 pages are confusing but then the story comes together. It is worth hanging in there for it

Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Pointless, Addictive

Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Optimistic, Informative

Book Club Recommended
Beautiful, Interesting, Inspiring

Loved it! My favorite book this year!

A Man Called Ove: A Novel by Fredrik Backman
Book Club Recommended
Fun, Insightful, Beautiful

At first this book does not seem to exciting but as the story and character unfolds you will be hooked. Loved this book and love this author

There There by Tommy Orange
Gloomy, Dark, Insightful

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
Interesting, Insightful, Dramatic

Book Club Recommended
Dark, Difficult, Dramatic

Interesting, Insightful, Dramatic

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Insightful, Inspiring


Book Club Recommended
Insightful, Dramatic, Informative

Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Brilliant, Informative

Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
Book Club Recommended
Brilliant, Insightful, Beautiful

Adventurous, Interesting, Inspiring

Interesting, Dramatic, Insightful

Adventurous, Epic, Dark

The story should have been edited down as I was tired of it by the end but it is a good story

A Gentleman in Moscow by AMOR TOWLES
Book Club Recommended
Beautiful, Brilliant, Insightful

A Fall of Marigolds by Susan Meissner
Optimistic, Romantic, Informative

There There by Tommy Orange
Dark, Insightful, Interesting

Fun, Optimistic, Interesting

The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
Interesting, Dramatic, Addictive

The Handmaid's Tale by The Handmaid's Tale
Dark, Addictive, Brilliant

Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Beautiful, Insightful

This book went on a little too long and didn't end up going anywhere, but I enjoyed the story

Book Club Recommended
Boring, Slow, Difficult

The Rosie Project: A Novel by Graeme Simsion
Book Club Recommended
Fun, Interesting, Insightful

The Nickel Boys: A Novel by Colson Whitehead
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Insightful, Dark

This is not a happy book, but when an author can do something that surprises me, I enjoy that, and this one was worth it.

Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Addictive, Beautiful

This story goes on way too long. It starts and ends well but lags in the middle.

Tulip Fever: A Novel by Deborah Moggach
Interesting, Romantic, Dramatic

Book Club Recommended
Inspiring, Informative, Brilliant

I am not a non fiction fan usually, but Erik Larson writes in a way that makes history seem like a story with characters. His writing is engaging and enjoyable.

Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Fun, Insightful
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

A very sweet story in which you are able to watch the character grow and change throughout the story. There are some sad things but a lot of very sweet moments that help you root for the character. Eleanor 's unique perspective on the world will make you smile! Well written and very enjoyable

Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Book Club Recommended
Insightful, Interesting, Gloomy

The Hummingbird's Daughter by Luis Alberto Urrea
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Inspiring
The Hummingbird's Daughter

This book held my interest but it was a little uneven at times. Overall, I enjoyed it

The Dutch House: A Novel by Ann Patchett
Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Insightful, Dramatic
The Dutch House

I listened to this one on audio and Tom Hanks was the narrator. He did a great job and it may have helped me feel like I knew the characters, but the writing of the characters is strong and they are well developed, so that I wanted to get to know them.

In the Woods: A Novel by Tana French
Slow, Dramatic, Interesting

Book Club Recommended
Insightful, Dramatic, Inspiring

I read some reviews that did not like this book, but I really enjoyed it. I like that you find out more about what happens after the last book and there is some resolution. The Handmaid's Tale is a more brilliant book but I found this one very satisfactory.

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
Book Club Recommended
Addictive, Interesting, Dramatic

Very quick/easy read;

Book Club Recommended
Informative, Interesting, Insightful

Anxious People: A Novel by Backman Fredrik
Book Club Recommended
Fun, Insightful, Interesting
Anxious People

I really enjoy Frederik Backman's writing. I found some of his other books to be naturally very funny. I felt this one tries too hard to be funny, and therefore, is less so. However, what Backman does best is to help you grow to care about characters that you don't like initially, and he does not disappoint. There is a nice little surprise and I ended up liking it. It's not my favorite of his, but I liked it

Book Club Recommended
Insightful, Interesting, Dramatic
The Vanishing Half

Thought Provoking book; good story

American Dirt: A Novel by Jeanine Cummins
Book Club Recommended
Addictive, Dramatic, Adventurous

A tough story but an important one. I thought it was very sad but very well done

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Interesting, Insightful, Dark

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Insightful, Inspiring, Life Changing

Book Club Recommended
Insightful, Beautiful, Gloomy

Inspiring, Fun, Optimistic

Roses by Leila Meacham
Romantic, Confusing, Epic

Insightful, Interesting, Informative

Does My Head Look Big In This? by Randa Abdel-fattah
Interesting, Fun, Insightful

Boring, Difficult, Insightful

Grist Mill Road: A Novel by Christopher J. Yates

Insightful, Inspiring, Interesting

Beautiful, Dramatic, Confusing

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