Author Archives: shellbelle82

Review: The Late Bloomers’ Club

The Late Bloomers’ Club by Louise Miller My rating: 4.75 of 5 stars It has been some months since I’ve read a novel that spoke to me as deeply as this one. As in her first novel, The City Baker’s … Continue reading

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Review: 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die

1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List by James Mustich My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Thank you to NetGalley for the opportunity to read and review James Mustich’s 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die. There … Continue reading

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Review: Night of Miracles

Night of Miracles by Elizabeth Berg My rating: 5 of 5 stars When NetGalley gave me the opportunity to read an advanced copy of Elizabeth Berg’s latest novel, Night of Miracles, which is scheduled to be released this November, I … Continue reading

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Review: If You Leave Me

If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim My rating: 3 of 5 stars When I received this ARC of If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim, I expected an account of life during and after the Korean War … Continue reading

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Review: Mr. & Mrs. American Pie

Mr. & Mrs. American Pie by Juliet McDaniel My rating: 3.75 of 5 stars Thank you to NetGalley for giving me the opportunity to read and review this hilarious, big-hearted novel. It is 1969 and Maxine has made a picture … Continue reading

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