Review: The Prince and the Dressmaker

The Prince and the Dressmaker Jen Wang Synopsis "Paris, at the dawn of the modern age: Prince Sebastian is looking for a bride―or rather, his parents are looking for one for him. Sebastian is too busy hiding his secret life from everyone. At night he puts on daring dresses and takes Paris by storm as … Continue reading Review: The Prince and the Dressmaker

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Review: Notorious RBG

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Irin Carmon Synopsis "Irin Carmon: I heard you can do 20 pushups. Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Yes, but we do ten at a time. And then I breathe for a bit and do the second set. Nearly a half-century into being a feminist and legal pioneer, … Continue reading Review: Notorious RBG

Review: Lady Fiasco

Lady Fiasco Kathleen Baldwin Regency Trilogy #1 Synopsis "Can a lady with a reputation for disaster, stumble into love? An unusual heroine, Fiona Hawthorn grew up running free. Without a mother to restrain her, she spends her days riding her horse neck or nothing across her father’s fields and swimming like a sea nymph. But … Continue reading Review: Lady Fiasco

Review: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Neil deGrasse Tyson Synopsis "The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling … Continue reading Review: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Review: Life and Death

Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined Stephenie Meyer Twilight #1.75 Synopsis "For the first time in a stand-alone paperback comes Stephenie Meyer's Life and Death, a compelling reimagining of the iconic love story that will surprise and enthrall readers. There are two sides to every story.... You know Bella and Edward, now get to know Beau … Continue reading Review: Life and Death

Textbook Review: New New Media

New New Media Paul Levinson Synopsis "Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Wikipedia, Foursquare, blogging ... these and other "new new media" are used by hundreds of millions worldwide and are transforming just about every aspect of our culture from the way we elect presidents to how we watch television. "New New Media "details the benefits, opportunities, and … Continue reading Textbook Review: New New Media

Review: Never Trust a Pirate

Never Trust A Pirate Valerie Bowman Playful Brides #7 Synopsis "The rules of engagement were never so scandalous. . . A rumored pirate and the scurrilous black sheep of his well-to- do family, Cade Cavendish relishes his world of rebellion, deception, and seduction. Nothing and no one can hold him to be the duty-bound, honorable … Continue reading Review: Never Trust a Pirate