Hey guys! Before putting out my upcoming review on Things That Happened Before the Earthquake by Chiara Barzini (which will also be featured in Padmore Culture, Where Reading Is a Lifestyle) I wanted to address this question with you guys and see what you thought: Since becoming a “professional reader,” as we’re often called–though I prefer the term “spirited book … More Readers’ Choice, Reviewer’s Slump: eBook vs. Hardcover
Every now and then, we avid readers all get bitten by the Little Something Shiny book bug, don’t we? During your stroll down a bookstore aisle, you may pass by a dazzling new book cover that calls your name to be picked up or the irresistible call of an author you love or have heard … More A Little Something Shiny – Pretty Books We Buy But Never Read!
Hardcover, 336 pages Expected publication: June 27th 2017 by Berkley Books As an old house is demolished in a gentrifying section of London, a workman discovers a tiny skeleton, buried for years. For journalist Kate Waters, it’s a story that deserves attention. She cobbles together a piece for her newspaper, but at a loss for … More The Child by Fiona Barton
Hardcover, 259 pages Published October 18th 2011 by Doubleday (first published October 18th 2010) In this wry take on the post-apocalyptic horror novel, a pandemic has devastated the planet. The plague has sorted humanity into two types: the uninfected and the infected, the living and the living dead. Now the plague is receding, and Americans … More Zone One by Colson Whitehead
Hey guys! I know that it can get to be a little confusing with all of these book reviews–especially if you follow more than one book reviewer, so I’m going to start doing bi-weekly or monthly updates on everything that I do here on the blog to keep you updated and make my reviews super … More Update: What’s Up Next for The Navi Review?
Paperback, 426 pages Expected publication: June 28th 2017 by Aurelia Press Condom dresses, space helmets, and vegetable coats have debuted on fashion runways—now a dead body is the trend. Filleted and stitched into a gruesome skin coat, a corpse worn by an anorexic model saunters down fashion’s biggest stage. The remains are identified as Annabelle … More Size Zero by A.C. Moyer
Hardcover, 192 pages Expected publication: May 11th 2017 by Hogarth From the New York Times bestselling author of Girl with a Pearl Earring comes the fifth installment in the Hogarth Shakespeare series, a modern retelling of Othello set in a suburban schoolyard Arriving at his fifth school in as many years, a diplomat’s son, Osei … More New Boy by Tracy Chevalier