Book Author Rating

A Great Improvisation

Stacy Schiff three-stars

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian

Marina Lewycka three-and-half-stars

A Slight Trick of the Mind

Mitch Cullin three-and-half-stars

Acts of Faith

Philip Caputo three-stars

All the Flowers Are Dying

Lawrence Block three-stars

American Prometheus

Kai Bird four-stars

American Prometheus

Martin J. Sherwin four-stars

Assassination Vacation

Sarah Vowell three-and-half-stars

Boss Tweed

Kenneth D. Ackerman three-and-half-stars

Bound For Canaan

Fergus M. Bordewich four-stars


Patrick Radden Keefe three-and-half-stars

Citizen Vince

Jess Walter three-stars

Conspiracy of Fools

Kurt Eichenwald four-stars

Courtroom 302

Steve Bogira three-and-half-stars

Drama City

George Pelecanos three-stars

Europe Central

William T. Vollmann three-and-half-stars

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Jonathan Safran Foer three-stars


Steven D. Levitt three-and-half-stars


Stephen J. Dubner three-and-half-stars

Gods in Alabama

Joshilyn Jackson three-and-half-stars

God’s Politics

Jim Wallis three-and-half-stars


Chuck Palahniuk two-stars

History on Trial

Deborah E. Lipstadt three-and-half-stars

In the Company of Cheerful Ladies

Alexander McCall Smith four-stars

Last Night

James Salter four-stars

Lost in the Forest

Sue Miller four-stars

Luckiest Man

Jonathan Eig three-and-half-stars

My Life So Far

Jane Fonda three-and-half-stars

Never Let Me Go

Kazuo Ishiguro four-stars


A.L. Kennedy three-and-half-stars

Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track

Richard P. Feynman three-and-half-stars

Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track

Michelle Feynman three-and-half-stars

Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track

Timothy Ferris three-and-half-stars

Ponzi’s Scheme

Mitchell Zuckoff three-and-half-stars

Rules for Old Men Waiting

Peter Pouncey three-and-half-stars


Rupert Holmes three-and-half-stars

Sympathy Between Humans

Jodi Compton three-and-half-stars

The Best Year of Their Lives

Lance Morrow three-stars

The Bones

Seth Greenland three-stars

The Cold Dish

Craig Johnson three-and-half-stars

The Disappointment Artist

Jonathan Lethem four-stars

The Glass Castle

Jeanette Walls four-stars

The Good Wife

Stewart O’Nan four-stars

The History of Love

Nicole Krauss four-stars

The Hot Kid

Elmore Leonard four-stars

The Ice Queen

Alice Hoffman two-and-half-stars

The Mermaid Chair

Sue Monk Kidd two-and-half-stars

The Position

Meg Wolitzer three-and-half-stars

The World Is Flat

Thomas L. Friedman three-and-half-stars

The Year of Pleasures

Elizabeth Berg three-and-half-stars

Three Nights in August

Buzz Bissinger three-stars


Alicia Erian three-and-half-stars

Tumbling After

Paul Witcover four-stars

Wedding of the Waters

Peter L. Bernstein three-and-half-stars

When Trumpets Call

Patricia O’Toole three-stars

Ya-Yas in Bloom

Rebecca Wells two-stars


Isabel Allende three-and-half-stars