Book Review: Train Dreams by Denis Johnson

Title: Train Dreams Author: Denis Johnson Published: 2002 Genre: Historical Fiction – Western Summary: Denis Johnson’s Train Dreams is an epic in miniature, one of his most evocative and poignant fictions. It is the story of Robert Grainier, a day laborer in the American West at the start of the twentieth century—an ordinary man in extraordinary… Read More Book Review: Train Dreams by Denis Johnson

Book Review: Hunted by Meagan Spooner

Title: Hunted Author: Meagan Spooner Published: 2017 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Summary: Beauty knows the Beast’s forest in her bones—and in her blood. Though she grew up with the city’s highest aristocrats, far from her father’s old lodge, she knows that the forest holds secrets and that her father is the only hunter who’s ever come close to… Read More Book Review: Hunted by Meagan Spooner

Book Review: The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

Title: The Princess Diarist Author: Carrie Grant Published: 2016 Genre: Non-Fiction Memoir Summary: The Princess Diarist is Carrie Fisher’s intimate, hilarious and revealing recollection of what happened behind the scenes on one of the most famous film sets of all time, the first Star Wars movie. When Carrie Fisher recently discovered the journals she kept during… Read More Book Review: The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

Book Review: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

Title: Anne of Avonlea Author: L.M. Montgomery Published: 1909 Genre: Young Adult – Classics Summary: At sixteen, Anne is grown up…almost. Her gray eyes shine like evening stars, but her red hair is still as peppery as her temper. In the years since she arrived at Green Gables as a freckle-faced orphan, she has earned the love… Read More Book Review: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery