We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

Paperback, Penguin Classics Deluxe, 160 pages Published October 31st 2006 by Penguin (first published 1962)       “The least Charles could have done,” Constance said, considering seriously, “was shoot himself through the head in the driveway.” Have you ever tiptoed down a hall in a dark house late at night, not sure if you … More We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

Brothers and Sisters by Bebe Moore Campbell

Paperback, 480 pages Published January 6th 2009 by Berkley (first published 1994) Bebe Moore Campbell’s Brothers and Sisters, originally published by Putnam in 1994* in the aftermath of the Rodney King beating, is a true testament to what I wish we could see more of on bestseller lists today. Published during an era of growing … More Brothers and Sisters by Bebe Moore Campbell

The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen L. Carter

  Paperback, 672 pages Published May 27th 2003 by Vintage (first published 2002)  The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen L. Carter hit the shelves with guns blazing over a decade ago, spurred by a multi-million-dollar book deal and rave reviews. His debut fiction novel, it stood out from the pack in that it’s written … More The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen L. Carter