Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick

Publication Date: May 31, 2016 Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers Rating: ★★★★★ Didn’t you ever just simply want to…stop? Star athlete and straight-A student Nanette O’Hare has played the role of dutiful daughter for as long as she can remember. But one day, a beloved teacher gives her his worn copy of The BubblegumContinue reading “Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick”

The Weekenders by Mary Kay Andrews

Publication Date: May 17, 2016 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Rating: ★★★★★ Some people stay all summer long on the idyllic island of Belle Isle, North Carolina. Others come only for the weekends-and the mix between the regulars and “the weekenders” can sometimes make the sparks fly. Riley Griggs has a season of good times withContinue reading “The Weekenders by Mary Kay Andrews”

Attachments by Rainbow Rowell

Publication Date: April 14th, 2011 Publisher: Dutton Rating: ★★★★★ Hi, I’m the guy who reads your e-mail, and also, I love you . . . ” Beth Fremont and Jennifer Scribner-Snyder know that somebody is monitoring their work e-mail. (Everybody in the newsroom knows. It’s company policy.) But they can’t quite bring themselves to take itContinue reading “Attachments by Rainbow Rowell”

Love May Fail by Matthew Quick

Publication Date: June 16, 2015 Publisher: Harper Rating: ★★★★★ Portia Kane is having a meltdown. After escaping her ritzy Florida life and her cheating pornographer husband, she finds herself back in South Jersey, a place that remains largely unchanged from the years of her unhappy youth. Lost and alone, looking for the goodness she believesContinue reading “Love May Fail by Matthew Quick”