THE MARRIAGE PLOT by Jeffrey Eugenides

They’re (Paper) Ba-ack: September 4, 2012

The Marriage Plot: A Novel: Jeffrey Eugenides Book Club October 2012

The Lord of the Rings trilogy

I already have the Lord of the Rings books but I would like an older copy like these

29 Books To Get You Through Your Quarter-Life Crisis

29 Books To Get You Through Your Quarter-Life Crisis

The Marriage Plot, Jeffrey Eugenides Focussing on three American graduates just after they leave university, and the triangle they form.


10 really creepy books to read if you’re overly obsessed with “Stranger Things”

The Age of Miracles : Paperback : Karen Thompson Walker : 9780812982947

Books are the perfect getaway, especially when I’m in desperate need for a warmer climate, when I’m having a bad case of wanderlust, or when I just need a little excitement in my everyday life.  The Shadow of the Wind  by Spanish writer Carlos Ruiz Zafón was the perfect antidote for all three.

A Boy, a Writer, and a Book That Changes Everything

The Shadow of the Wind: Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Lucia Graves 2007 bc pick

Love in the Time of Cholera

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. A beautifully written classic! Recommended by RF.

GRE exam tips. Applying to grad school for Spring 2014. #LaTech #dreamcareer #nevertoolatetoconquerdreams

Top 10 Study Tips for the GRE

Is grad school worth it? Make sure you know what you want out of an advanced degree and how it will affect your life for years to come.

"This is how you lose her" by Junot Diaz - The stories in this collection are about love, but they’re also about the undertow of family history and cultural mores, presented in Díaz’s exciting, irresistible and entertaining prose.

THIS IS HOW YOU LOSE HER by Junot Diaz (January stories in the New York Times Bestselling This Is How You Lose Her lay bare the infinite longing and inevitable weakness of the human heart.

100 Books That Will Make You a Smarter, More Attractive, and Generally More Interesting Young Adult


100 Books That Will Make You a Smarter, More Attractive, and Generally More Interesting Young Adult -- recommended reading list for high school students. Not sure how books can make you more attractive. But oh well books=awesome

Catalog - The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

Banned Book Week: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

The World According to Garp  was published in 1978, my freshman year at a high school not unlike the one attended by John Irving’s title character, T.S. Garp. I don’t remember which year I read it, but it was the summer, and I finished it late at night, in the corner of the couch in our living room, in tears. I had lived a lifetime through generations of Garps and I did not want to leave them.

How a Book Can Change Your Life

Photo: LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 23: Breeze Burgess reads her book in the sunshine in Hyde Park on May 23, 2012 in London, England. Following the high afternoon temperatures in the capital yesterday, it is expected to reach 26 degrees Celsius today with warm weather forecast for the rest of the week. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) | Bustle

25 Books to Help You Survive Your Mid-20s

Where'd You Go, Bernadette... I freakin' loved this book!  Funny, mysterious, and unexpected.

Bestsellers: Paperback Fiction, Week Of September 12, 2013

PM PDT by Mia Galuppo Cate Blanchett is starring in the adaptation of Maria Semple’s bestselling novel. The adaptation of Maria Semple’s bestselling novel Where’d You Go, Bernadette? has gotten a Mother’s Day 2018 release date. Cate Blanchett is.

Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart

Super Sad True Love Story

Gary Shteyngart’s new novel is a supersad, superfunny, superaffecting satirical romance set in the near future, as the United States crumbles.

The Tortilla Curtain by T. C. Boyle - "The story of illegal aliens in California, told through the eyes of two very different couples, one well-off Anglos, the other illegal Mexicans living in a canyon. The novel chronicles their relationship against the background of growing hostility between immigrants and natives."

The lives of two different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters.