Review: The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender

Title: The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake Author: Aimee Bender Genre/Pages: fiction/304 Publication: Doubleday; June 1, 2010 Rating: 2.5  Bookmarks Source: Publisher Nat’s 1-Sentence Synopsis: The day before her 9th birthday, Rose Edelstein realizes her unwanted gift of tasting the emotions of  people who prepare the food she eats, and she spends the next decade […]

Review: Between Friends by Kristy Kiernan

Title: Between Friends Author: Kristy Kiernan Genre/Pages: Women’s Fiction/336 Publication: Berkley Trade; April 6, 2010 Rating: 2.5  Bookmarks Source: Review copy courtesy of Berkley Trade Nat’s Single Sentence Synopsis: A dramatic story of friendship that spans decades, and all the things that go along with it–love, loyalty, support, and sacrifice. Long-term friendships between women can […]