Review: The Next Best Thing by Jennifer Weiner

Title: The Next Best Thing Author: Jennifer Weiner Genre/Pages: Fiction; 400 Publisher: Atria Books Publish Date:  July 3, 2012 Rating: 2 bookmarks (borrow it) Source: courtesy of Engelman & Co. Natalie’s 1-Sentence Synopsis: Drawing on her experiences as a co-creator and executive producer of ABC Family’s State of Georgia, Jennifer Weiner’s latest novel is set in Los Angeles and tells […]

Review: Last Night at Chateau Marmont by Lauren Weisberger

Title: Last Night at Chateau Marmont Author: Lauren Weisberger Genre/Pages: Fiction/384 Publisher: Washington Square Press (div. of Simon & Schuster) Release Date: June 14, 2011 (paperback) Rating: 2.5 Bookmarks (borrow it) Source: publisher Natalie’s One-Sentence Synopsis:  From the author of The Devil Wears Prada comes another ‘behind-the-scenes’-style novel–the music industry this time around–that felt flat and […]

Review: Stay by Allie Larkin

Title: Stay Author: Allie Larkin Genre/Pages: Fiction/320 Publisher: Dutton Release Date: June 10, 2010 Rating: 3.5 Bookmarks Source: publisher Natalie’s One-Sentence Synopsis: Allie Larkin’s debut novel is a perfect summer read that balances loss with humor, love, and a happy ending. Several years after their first meeting in college, Savannah ‘Van’ Leone and the man […]