Book Reviews--By Author

Book Reviews By Author


Adams, Jennifer. Remarkably Jane: Notable Quotations on Jane Austen.
Adeyemi, Tomi. Children of Blood and Bone.
Addison, Sarah Allen. Garden Spells.
Alderman, Naomi. The Power.
Anderson, Laurie Halse. Chains.
Anderson, Laurie Halse. Speak.
Angelini, Sara. The Trials of the Honorable F. Darcy.
Arden, Katherine. The Bear and the Nightingale.
Arden, Katherine. Dead Voices.
Asher, Jay. Thirteen Reasons Why.
Applegate, Katherine. Wishtree.
Auerbach, Dathan. Penpal.
Austen, Jane and Lea, Anna. Emma: An Audible Original Drama.
Austen, Jane. Persuasion.
Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice.


Bardugo, Leigh. Shadow and Bone.
Billingsley, Franny. Chime.
Black, Holly. Zombies Vs. Unicorns.
Black, Sue. All That Remains: A Life in Death.
Blackwell, Sarah. How to Live: A Life of Montaigne: In One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer
Bracken, Alexandra. Brightly Woven.
Bradley, Alan. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie.
Braithwaite, Okinyan. My Sister, the Serial Killer.
Brant, Marilyn. According to Jane.
Bray, Libba. Going Bovine.
Bringhurst, Newell G. & Smith, Darron T. Black and Mormon.
Bronson, Po. NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children.
Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre.
Brooks, Max. World War Z.
Brown, Dan. The Lost Symbol.
Brown, India Hill. The Forgotten Girl.
Brown, Kate. Manual For Survival: A Chernobyl Guide to the Future
Brown, Peter. The Wild Robot
Bullen, Alexandra. Wish.
Butler, Octavia. The Parable of the Sower.
Butler, Octavia. Earthseed: The Parable of the Talents.


Cain, Susan. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking.
Cantero, Edgar. The Supernatural Enhancements.
Cardinal, Ann Davila. The Five Midnights
Carriger, Gail. Blameless.
Carriger, Gail. Changeless.
Carriger, Gail. Soulless.
Carriger, Gail. Timeless.
Carroll, Sean. The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself.
Cashore, Kristin. Graceling.
Castillo, Linda. Sworn to Silence.
Cep, Casey. Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee.
Choski, Roshani. Aru Shah and the Song of Death.
Clarke, Cassandra Rose. The Pirate's Wish.
Cleave, Chris. Little Bee.
Collins, Suzanne. Catching Fire.
Collins, Suzanne. The Hunger Games.
Collins, Suzanne. Mockingjay.
Condie, Ally. Matched.
Connor, Leslie. The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle.
Corey, James S.A. Caliban's War.
Corey, James S.A. Leviathan's Wake.
Cross, Donna Woolfolk. Pope Joan.
Crouch, Blake. Recursion.
Curtis, Christopher Paul. Bud, Not Buddy.
Czikszentmihalyi, Mihaly. Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement With Everyday Life.


Dasgupta, Sayantani. The Serpent's Secret.
DeJesus, Liz. First Frost.
Despain, Bree. The Dark Divine.
Dickey, Colin. Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places.
Donoghue, Emma. Room.
Doughty, Caitlin. Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death.
du Maurier, Daphne. Rebecca.
Durst, Sarah Beth. Vessel.
Dyson, Michael Eric. I May Not Get There With You: The True Martin Luther King, Jr.


Eddleman, Peggy. Skyjumpers.
Elwes, Cary. As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride.
Esquivel, Laura. Like Water For Chocolate.
Eulberg, Elizabeth. Prom and Prejudice.
Evans, Richard Paul. The Christmas Box.


Ferrante, Elena. My Brilliant Friend.
Flagg, Fannie. Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe.
Fleischman, Paul. Seedfolks.
Flynn, Gillian. Gone Girl.
Flynn, Gillian. Dark Places.
Foer, Jonathon Safron. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.
Ford. Michael Thomas. Jane Bites Back.
Forman, Gayle. Where She Went.
Fowler, Karen Jay. The Jane Austen Book Club.
Foxlee, Karen. The Midnight Dress
French, Tana. The Witch Elm
Fry, Hannah. Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms.


Gaiman, Neil. Coraline.
Garcia, Kami & Stohl, Margaret. Beautiful Creatures.
Garcia, Kami & Stohl, Margaret. Beautiful Darkness.
Gardner, Whitney. Fake Blood.
Gaskell, Elizabeth. North and South.
Garner, Alan. The Weirdstone of Brisingamen.
George, Jessica Day. Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow.
Gilbert, Elizabeth. The Signature of All Things.
Gottlieb, Lori. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed.
Grahame-Smith, Seth. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Slayer.
Grahame-Smith, Seth. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.
Grange, Amanda. Mr. Darcy, Vampyre.
Gray, Claudia. Evernight.
Gray, Claudia. Hourglass.
Gray, Claudia. Stargazer.
Green, Hank. An Absolutely Remarkable Thing.
Green, John. The Fault In Our Stars.
Green, John. Paper Towns.
Green, John. Turtles All the Way Down.
Green, John & Levithan, David. Will Grayson, Will Grayson.
Greensmith, Jane. Intimations of Austen.
Guillory, Jasmine. The Wedding Date.
Guran, Paula. Once Upon a Time: New Fairy Tales.


Haddix, Margaret Peterson. The Found.
Hahn, Mary Downing. Look For Me by Moonlight
Hale, Shannon. The Goose Girl.
Hale, Shannon. Midnight in Austenland.
Hale, Shannon. The Princess Academy
Hand, Cynthia; Meadows, Jodi; Ashton, Brodi. My Plain Jane
Hanley, Victoria. Violet Wings.
Hardy, Ralph. Argos: The Story of Odysseus as Told by His Loyal Dog
Harris-Perry, Melissa V. Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America.
Hartman, Rachel. Seraphina.
Heaberlin, Julia. Black-eyed Susans.
Headley, Justina Chen. North of Beautiful.
Hearne, Kevin. Hammered.
Hearne, Kevin. Hexed.
Hearne, Kevin. Hounded.
Hearne, Kevin. Trapped.
Hearne, Kevin. Tricked.
Heilemann, John & Halperin, Mark. Game Change.
Hill, Joe. NOS4R2
Hines, Jim C. The Stepsister Scheme.
Hockensmith, Steve. Dawn of the Dreadfuls.
Hoffman, Alice. Practical Magic.
Hornby, Steven. Secrets of a Christmas Box
Horner, Doogie. 100 Ghosts: A Gallery of Harmless Haunts.
Horowitz, Anthony. Magpie Murders
Hudspeth, E.D. The Resurrectionist.
Hunter, Faith. Junkyard Cats.


Jackson, Shirley. The Haunting of Hill House.
Jacob, Mira. Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations.
Jacobs, Harriet. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.
Jacoby, Susan. Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism.
Jacoby, Susan. Great Agnostic, The: Robert Ingersoll and American Freethought.
James, Brian. Zombie Blondes.
James, Syrie. The Secret Diaries of Charlotte Bronte.
Jay, Stacey. Of Beast and Beauty.
Jeffers, Regina. The Phantom of Pemberley.
Jensen, Billy. Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-crime Writer Started Solving Crimes.
Jimenez, Francisco. Breaking Through.
Justor, Norton. The Phantom Tollbooth.


Kahneman, Daniel. Thinking, Fast and Slow.
Kean, Sam. The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Tales of Love, War, and Genius, As Written by Our Genetic Code.
Keefe, Patrick Radden. Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland.
Kelly, Jaqueline. The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate.
Kelly, Lynne. Song for a Whale.
Kendrick, Anna. Scrappy Little Nobody.
Kidd, Sue Monk. The Invention of Wings.
Kidd, Sue Monk. The Secret Life of Bees.
Kingsolver, Barbara. Flight Behavior.
Kingsolver, Barbara. The Poisonwood Bible.
Kirino, Natsuo. The Goddess Chronicle.
Klise, Kate. Regarding the Fountain: A Tale, in Letters, of Liars and Leaks.
Koch, Gini. Touched by an Alien.
Konstantelos, Harold & Jenkins-Brady, Terry. Three Wise Cats.
Koontz, Dean. Relentless.
Kostova, Elizabeth. The Historian.
Knapp, Andrew. Find Momo: Hide and Seek With an Adventurous Border Collie.
Knox, Elizabeth. Dreamquake.
Krosoczka, Jarrett J. Hey, Kiddo: How I Lost My Mother, Found My Father, and Dealt with Family Addiction.


Lahiri, Jhumpa. The Namesake.
Larson, Erik. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America.
LaValle, Victor. The Ballad of Black Tom.
LaValle, Victor. The Changeling.
Leavitt, Martine. Calvin
Lehane, Dennis. Shutter Island.
Levin, Ira. The Stepford Wives.
Liu, Marjorie. Monstress, Vol. 1: Awakening.
Liu, Marjorie. Monstress, Vol. 2: The Blood.
Locke, Attica. Black Water Rising.
Locke, Attica. Pleasantville.
Loux, Matthew. The Time Museum.
Lowe, E. Van. Never Slow Dance With a Zombie.
Lowry, Lois. The Giver.


Mann, George. The Affinity Bridge.
Marable, Manning. Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention.
Marchetta, Melina. Jellicoe Road.
Marchetta, Melina. Saving Francesca.
Marillier, Juliet. The Daughter of the Forest.
Marion, Isaac. Warm Bodies.
Marken, Bill. Container Gardening for Dummies.
Martin, Kat. The Christmas Clock.
Mass, Wendy. A Mango-shaped Space.
Massey, Sujata. The Satapur Moonstone.
Massey, Sujata. The Widows of Malabar Hill
McGee, Chaz. Desolate Angel.
McTiernan, Dervla. The Ruin.
McRaney, David. You Are Not So Smart.
McRobbie, Linda Rodriguez. Princesses Behaving Badly: Real Stories From History Without the Fairy-tale Endings.
Michaelides, Alex. The Silent Patient.
Milan, Courtney. The Duchess War.
Milman, Derek. Scream All Night.
Montgomery, Sy. How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals.
Moore, Alan & Gibbons, Dave. Watchmen.
Murphy, Lynne. The Prodigal Tongue: The Love-hate Relationship Between American and British English.


Nadol, Jen. The Mark.
Napoli, Donna. Hush.
Napoli, Donna. Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters.
Nelson, Jandy. The Sky Is Everywhere
Ng, Celeste. Little Fires Everywhere.
Notaro, Tig. I'm Just a Person


O'Dell, Scott. Black Star, Bright Dawn.
O'Guilin, Peadar. The Call
Obama, Barack. Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance.
Obama, Michelle. Becoming.
Ogawa, Yoko. The Housekeeper and the Professor.
Oh, Ellen. Spirit Hunters.
Oliver, Lauren. Before I Fall.
Ortberg, Mallory. Merry Spinster, The: Tales of Everyday Horror.


Palacio, R.J. Wonder.
Parry, Richard Lloyd. Ghosts of the Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan's Disaster Zones.
Parry, Richard Lloyd. People Who Eat Darkness: The Fate of Lucie Blackman.
Patchett, Ann. The Dutch House.
Pearson, Mary E. The Adoration of Jenna Fox.
Perkins, Stephanie. Anna and the French Kiss.
Pessl, Marisha. Night Film.
Pflugfelder, Bob & Hockensmith, Steve. Nick & Tesla's High Voltage Danger Lab.
Pichetshote, Pornsak. Infidel.
Poehler, Amy. Yes Please.
Power, Rory. Wilder Girls.
Powers, Tim. On Stranger Tides.
Priest, Cherie. The Agony House.
Priest, Cherie. Boneshaker.
Priest, Cherie. Bloodshot.
Priest, Cherie. Dreadnought.
Priest, Cherie. The Family Plot.
Pullman, Philip. The Golden Compass.


Ray, Joan Klingel. Jane Austen For Dummies.
Rees, Celia. Pirates!.
Reeves, Dia. Bleeding Violet.
Reibstein, Mark. Wabi Sabi.
Reichs, KathyBreak No Bones
Remini, Leah. Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology.
Revis, Beth. Across the Universe.
Riggs, Ransom. A Map of Days.
Riggs, Ransom. Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children.
Riggs, Ransom. Hollow City.
Riggs, Ransom. Library of Souls.
Rigler, Laurie Viera. Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict.
Rigler, Laurie Viera. Rude Awakenings of a Jane Austen Addict.
Roach, Mary. Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers.
Ronson, Jon. The Psychopath Test.
Rowland, Diana. My Life As a White Trash Zombie.
Ryan, Carrie. The Forest of Hands and Teeth.


Sagan, Carl. Contact.
Sagan, Carl. The Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space.
Sager, Riley. The Last Time I Lied.
St. Crow, Lili. Strange Angels.
Schwartz, Alvin. More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark.
Sebold, Alice. The Lovely Bones.
Shackleton, Kath. Survivors of the Holocaust: True Stories of Six Extraordinary Children.
Shaffer, Mary Anne & Barrows, Annie. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society.
Sheinkin, Steve. Bomb: The Race to Build--And Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon.
Shubin, Neil. Your Inner Fish: A Journey Into the 3.5-million-year-old History of the Body.
Silva, Samantha. Mr. Dickens and His Carol.
Slater, Maya. The Private Diary of Mr. Darcy.
Sly, Alexandra. Spidermania: Friends on the Web.
Smith, Barry. Only Milo.
Smith, Betty. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.
Smith, Scott. The Ruins.
Solnit, Rebecca. Men Explain Things to Me
Soren, Sasha. Random Magic.
Souza, Pete. Obama: An Intimate Portrait: The Historic Presidency in Photographs by Souza, Pete
Stabler, David. Kid Artists: True Tales of Childhood from Creative Legends.
Stall, Sam. Dancing With Jesus.
Stall, Sam. Suburban Legends: True Tales of Murder, Mayhem, and Minivans.
Stein, Elissa & Kim, Susan. Flow: The Cultural Story of Menstruation.
Stein, Jacob. Jukebox Joyride.
Stewart, Amy. Girl Waits with Gun.
Stiefvater, Maggie. Shiver.
Stockett, Kathryn. The Help.
Stoker, Bram. Dracula.
Strayed, Cheryl. Tiny Beautiful Things.
Street, Mary. The Confession of Fitzwilliam Darcy.
Sweeney, Kate. American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning.


Takei, George. They Called Us Enemy.
Tamblyn, Amber. Era of Ignition: Coming of Age in a Time of Rage and Revolution
Thacker, Shelly. Forever His.
Thiel, Kristin. Avoiding Clickbait.
Thomas, Kara. Cheerleaders, The.
Thomas, Sherry. A Study in Scarlet Women.
Tolkien, J.R.R. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring.
Tolkien, J.R.R. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.
Tremblay, Paul. A Head Full of Ghosts.
Turner, Nancy E. These Is My Words.
Twitty, Michael W. The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African-American Culinary History in the Old South.
Tyson, Neil deGrasse. Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry.
Tyson, Neil deGrasse. Letters from an Astrophysicist.


Union, Gabrielle. We're Going to Need More Wine.


Vanasco, Jeannie. Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl.
Vandermeer, Jeff. Annihilation.
Vernor, E.R. Zombie Nation: From Folklore to Modern Frenzy.


Walls, Elissa. Stolen Innocence.
Waters, Sarah. The Little Stranger.
Wells, Jeanette. The Glass Castle.
Westerfeld, Scott. Uglies.
Westover, Tara. Educated: A Memoir.
White, E.B. Stuart Little.
White, Kiersten. Beanstalker and Other Hilarious Scary Tales.
Wilkinson, Lauren. American Spy
Wilson, Kim. Tea With Jane Austen.
Wilson, Mara. Where Am I Now? True Stories of Girlhood and Accidental Fame
Winter, Jonah. Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Case of R.B.G. Vs. Inequality
Winters, Ben. Countdown City.
Winters, Ben. The Last Policeman.
Wiseman, Richard. Paranormality: Why We See What Isn't There.
Wrede, Patricia C. Dealing with Dragons.
Wrede, Patricia. Sorcery and Cecelia or the Enchanted Chocolate Pot.


Zafon, Carlos Ruiz. The Shadow of the Wind.
Zoboi, Ibi. Pride.
Zuk, Marlene. Paleofantasy: What Evolution Really Tells Us About Sex, Diet, and How We Live.
Zusak, Markus. The Book Thief.
Zusak, Markus. I Am the Messenger.