Scare yourself silly with my favorite psychological mystery/suspense novels. These are books in which women authors delve into what drives a fictional character to murder. Recommended by a librarian at http://abooklongenough.com.
These novels go beyond South Asian stereotypes to capture how culture impacts character and community, how humor and grace build bridges of understanding and how no one's parents understand what they're going through--no matter where they hail from.
A New York Times bestselling collection of new and favorite poems, celebrating the dogs that have enriched the poet’s world Beloved by her readers, special to the poet’s own heart, Mary Oliver’s dog poems offer a special window into her world.
What to Read on the Bathroom Floor at 1 a.m. Through a Vale of Tears
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson: What it's about: A woman named Ursula dies and is reborn repeatedly for a long and unusual life. Who's starring: No one has been cast yet, but a writer for Mad Men and a writer for The Bridge are adapting the book.