Book Reviews

These are all the book reviews on this blog listed by the author’s last name.


Beal, Timothy Roadside Religion: In Search of the Sacred, the Strange, and the Substance of Faith

Bluestone, Gabrielle Hype: How Scammers, Grifters, and Con Artists Are Taking Over the Internet—and Why We’re Following

Bradbury, Ray Fahrenheit 451


Chen, Katherine Joan: A Novel of Joan of Arc

Clark, Heather Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath

Copeland, Libby The Lost Family: How DNA Testing Is Uncovering Secrets, Reuniting Relatives, and Upending Who We Are 


Eugenides, Jeffrey The Virgin Suicides


Fisher, Max The Chaos Machine: The Inside Story of How Social Media Rewired Our Minds and Our World

Frier, Sarah No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram


Gorokhova, Elena Russian Tattoo: A Memoir


Harper, Elodie The Wolf Den

Harris, Robert Cicero Triolgy

  1. Imperium
  2. Lustrum
  3. Dictator

Harris, Robert Pompeii

Haynes, Natalie Pandora’s Jar: Women in the Greek Myths


Jähner, Harald Aftermath: Life in the Fallout of the Third Reich

Johnson, Sarah Stewart The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World


O’Farrell, Maggie The Marriage Portrait

Offit, Paul A. Do You Believe in Magic?: The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine


Patchett, Ann The Dutch House


Saint, Jennifer Elektra


Tsu, Jing Kingdom of Characters: The Language Revolution That Made China Modern


Verzemnieks, Inara Among the Living and the Dead: A Tale of Exile and Homecoming on the War Roads of Europe


Zuckoff, Mitchell Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11