Monthly Archives: June 2014

A Tale For The Time Being

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A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

Zen-Buddhist nun worth knowing. Graphic cruelty, quantum physics, weird dreams.

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Ladder of Years

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Ladder of Years by Anne Tyler

Microscopically answers every woman’s what-if. Grotesquely underwritten, inexplicable ending disappoints.

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How To Be Good

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How To Be Good by Nick Hornby

Hilariously cynical. Forced march down line between saintly and obnoxious.

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Beautiful Darkness (Sequel to Beautiful Creatures – Classified YA)

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Beautiful Darkness by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

Ethan and Linc on Potter-ish quest. Fantastic, complex, southern-twangy entertainment.

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Impatient with Desire

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Impatient With Desire by Gabrielle Burton

Jumbled chronology neuters drama. Characters never alive before they’re dead.

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