Reviews - Other

Jackson
Cindy
Marabito

SOUTHERN GOTHIC LITERATURE:  “Jackson” is a fictional retelling of the Jackson State Massacre and the events leading up to it, as seen through the eyes of a 15 year old white girl, Jody Luther.

Three Star Island
Kat
Caulberg

TIME TRAVEL/HISTORICAL:  Penelope (Penny) Saunders frequently travels through a time portal. Unfortunately, the last time leaves her stranded three hundred years in the past on Three Star Island for five years. She establishes herself on the edges of town, since most of the town shuns her because of her differences.

The Waratah Inn
Lilly
Mirren

WOMEN'S FICTION:  Kate’s life is seemingly perfect: her fiancé is perfect, as is her flourishing career as a chef in Australia. Everything seems to be as it should be, until she gets the news that her beloved grandmother has passed away. In the blink of an eye, she is reuniting with her estranged sisters, Reeda and Bindi, at Nan’s bed and breakfast, The Waratah Inn.

Universal Threat – Book two of The Encounter series
Killarney Traynor,
Margaret Traynor

SCI-FI/THRILLER:  Heather, her brother Nick, and Jeff, whom she adores, use the Columbus Day weekend to hike in the New Hampshire Mountains. Jeff, a know-it-all nerd, never stops showing off his smarts, and Nick is tempted to pound him to get some silence, not wanting his sister to get involved with the guy.

In a Flash: A Memoir
R.J.
Castille

MEMOIR:  When Renee Johnson gets a Pap smear for extensive vaginal bleeding, it turns out that she is pregnant despite the supposed impossibility. When she goes to see an OB-GYN, her problems only get worse. The doctor doesn’t really help with her excessive bleeding or the pregnancy.

Pages