2013 - Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan - After a layoff during the Great Recession sidelines his tech career, Clay Jannon takes a job at the titular bookstore in San Francisco, and soon realizes that the establishment is a facade for a strange secret.
So these books are amazing if your into Hot vampires lol. No but every book has a love story along with good vs. evil battle going on. I enjoyed reading them but WARNING very sexual at some parts of the book. I ended up skipping them eventually but not bad books.
When I sat down to write on most anticipated books, I figured I would have perhaps a dozen to tell you about — that it’d be a pretty compact list with a few solid highlights. Over about a month, I jotted down the titles I was excited about, an
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. A charming, lovely, thoughtful book. Read it if you'd enjoy witnessing the adventures of an aging, mild-mannered Englishman. Click through for full review. Via Diamonds in the Library.
The InterestingsBy Meg Wolitzer 480 pages; Riverhead In Meg Wolitzer's lovely, wise The Interestings (Riverhead), Julie Jacobson begins the summer of '74 as an outsider at arts camp until she is accepted into a clique of teenagers with whom she forms a lifelong bond. Through well-tuned drama and compassionate humor, Wolitzer chronicles the living organism that is friendship, and arcs it over the course of more than 30 years.— Abbe Wright