Commonwealth by Ann Patchett – Book Review

 A story about how the decisions you make for yourself can trigger effects across everyone you love. Synopsis (from - One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating’s christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny’s mother, Beverly—thus setting in motion the dissolution of their marriages and [...]

In the Mood to Read

Have you ever had those moments when you're reading a book and you wonder to yourself why you're reading that book? Let me give you a scenario: You've been interested in a book. It's been on your TBR for a while and finally, you pick it up. You start reading it, but something triggers in [...]

September 2016 Wrap Up

I can't believe that it's already October. The cool weather is really settling in Brooklyn and I'm pulling out the scarves, jackets, and hot cups of tea. It's my favorite time of the year and it's also the perfect reason to go out and read (more than I usually do). Anyway, here's my September Wrap Up. [...]