Book Review: When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

Title: When Dimple Met Rishi Author: Sandhya Menon Published: 2017 Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Synopsis: Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for a break from her family, from Mamma’s inexplicable obsession with her finding the “Ideal Indian Husband.” Ugh. Dimple knows they must respect her principles on some level,… Read More Book Review: When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

Book Review: Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

Title: Sense and Sensibility Author: Jane Austen Published: 1811 Genre: Classic Fiction Synopsis: Elinor is as prudent as her sister Marianne is impetuous. Each must learn from the other after they are they are forced by their father’s death to leave their home and enter into the contests of polite society. The charms of unsuitable men and… Read More Book Review: Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

Book Review: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

Title: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis Author: J.D. Vance Published: 2016 Genre: Non-Fiction Memoir Summary: Vance’s grandparents were “dirt poor and in love.” They got married and moved north from Kentucky to Ohio in the hopes of escaping the dreadful poverty around them. Their grandchild (the author) graduated from Yale Law… Read More Book Review: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance