Book Review: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

The Blurb: Memphis, 1939. Twelve-year-old Rill Foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life abourd their family's Mississippi River shanty boat. But when their father must rush their mother to the hospital one stormy night, Rill is left in charge - until strangers arrive in force. Wrenched from all that is familiar and … Continue reading Book Review: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Book Review: Where’d you go Bernadette? by Maria Semple

The Blurb: Bernadette Fox is notorious. To Elgie Branch, a Microsoft wunderkind, she's his talented, volatile, troubled wife. To fellow mothers at the school gate, she's a menace. To design experts, she's a legendary architect. But to 15 year-old Bee, she is quite simply Mum. Then Bernadette disappears. And Bee's search for her mother reveals … Continue reading Book Review: Where’d you go Bernadette? by Maria Semple

Book Review: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

The Blurb: Reclusive Hollywood icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant to write her story, no one is more astounded than Monique herself. Determined to use this opportunity to jump-start her career, Monique listens in fascination. From … Continue reading Book Review: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid