Malagash by Joey Comeau

Sunday’s father is dying of cancer. They’ve come home to Malagash, on the north shore of Nova Scotia, so he can die where he grew up. Her mother and her brother are both devastated. But devastated isn’t good enough. Devastated doesn’t fix anything. Sunday has a plan. She’s started recording everything her father says. His … Continue reading Malagash by Joey Comeau

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Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick

By 2021, the World War has killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remain covet any living creature, and for people who can't afford one, companies build incredibly realistic simulacra: horses, birds, cat, sheep. They've even built humans. Immigrants to Mars receive androids so sophisticated they are indistinguishable from … Continue reading Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick

Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

5/5 stars. Fiction, Historical, Audiobook. Over 10,000,000 copies in print worldwide #1 New York Times Bestseller A Los Angeles Times Bestseller A Wall Street Journal Bestseller A Newsday Favorite Book of 2006 A USA Today Bestseller A Major Motion Picture starring Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, and Christoph Waltz Jacob Janowski's luck had run out--orphaned and … Continue reading Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

Why Make Eagles Swim by Bill Munn

4/5 stars. Nonfiction, Personality Traits, Workplace. Stop wasting time "fixing" your so-called weaknesses. And start leveraging the powerful ways you're already innately great! Bill Munn says the key to maximizing performance is already planted within us - and within everyone around us - in the inherent strengths we often ignore while we focus on overcoming … Continue reading Why Make Eagles Swim by Bill Munn

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

5/5 stars. Thriller, Mystery/Suspense. EVERY DAY THE SAME Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning and night. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. She’s even started to … Continue reading The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

The Nahx Invasions #1: Zero Repeat Forever by G. S. Prendergast

4/5 stars. Dystopian, Young Adults, Aliens. He has no voice or name, only a rank, Eighth. He doesn't know the details of the mission, only the directives that hum in his mind.  Dart the humans. Leave them where they fall. His job is to protect his Offside. Let her do the shooting.  Until a human … Continue reading The Nahx Invasions #1: Zero Repeat Forever by G. S. Prendergast

Altered Saga by Jennifer Rush

3/5 stars. Contemporary, Science Fiction, Young Adult, Genetic Alterations Anna is homeschooled and lives with her father. They live and work at a small farmhouse in the country, one that is bigger than it appears from the outside. There is a lab in the basement with four genetically altered men - Sam, the leader who … Continue reading Altered Saga by Jennifer Rush