Kitchen sink fantasy moves briskly despite hazy world-building, ill-defined characters.
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The Day The World Came To Town by Jim DeFede.
Stories of extraordinary kindness creating family of extraordinarily diverse strangers
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman.
Hilariously over-confident, socially inept, hopeful young woman with horrible past.
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
So much sex and brutality. Romance, history and implausible survival.
Mrs. Fletcher by Tom Perrotta.
Empty-nest MILF discovers porn, sexting. Son’s a Kavanaugh. Anti-feminist ending.
Yiddish Policeman’s Union by Michael Chabon.
Savor brilliant, hilarious, perfect wordplay while devouring hard-boiled detective mystery.
The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher
Clever, wry, self-aware Carrie on Harrison, celebrity. YA poetry interval.