Review: Goodbye, Sweet Girl: A Story of Domestic Violence and Survival by Kelly Sundberg

My Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Synopsis: In this brave and beautiful memoir, written with the raw honesty and devastating openness of The Glass Castle and The Liar’s Club, a woman chronicles how her marriage devolved from a love story into a shocking tale of abuse—examining the tenderness and violence entwined in the relationship, why she endured… Continue reading Review: Goodbye, Sweet Girl: A Story of Domestic Violence and Survival by Kelly Sundberg

Review: The Real Michael Swann by Bryan Reardon

My Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Synopsis: On a typical late summer day, Julia Swann is on the phone with her husband, Michael, when the call abruptly goes dead. Then the news rolls in: A bomb has gone off at Penn Station, where Michael was waiting for a train home. New York City is in a state… Continue reading Review: The Real Michael Swann by Bryan Reardon

Review: The Widow of Wall Street by Randy Susan Meyers

My Rating: 3.5/5 Goodreads Synopsis: What’s real in a marriage built on sand and how do you abandon a man you’ve loved since the age of fifteen? Phoebe sees the fire in Jake Pierce’s belly from the moment they meet as teenagers in Brooklyn. Eventually he creates a financial dynasty and she trusts him without… Continue reading Review: The Widow of Wall Street by Randy Susan Meyers

Review: How Hard Can It Be by Allison Pearson

My Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Synopsis: Few sequels beat the original, but How Hard Can It Be? does so hands down. Allison Pearson’s brilliant debut novel, I Don’t Know How She Does It, was a New York Times bestseller with four million copies sold around the world. Called “the definitive social comedy of working motherhood” (The… Continue reading Review: How Hard Can It Be by Allison Pearson

Review: Killman Creek by Rachel Caine

My Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Synopsis: Every time Gwen closed her eyes, she saw him in her nightmares. Now her eyes are open, and he’s not going away. Gwen Proctor won the battle to save her kids from her ex-husband, serial killer Melvin Royal, and his league of psychotic accomplices. But the war isn’t over. Not… Continue reading Review: Killman Creek by Rachel Caine