All in all, a decent contemporary YA book, with heavy topics that are easily digestible by YA readers.
A different kind of beach reads.
For fans of Outlander - you'll love the time travel perspectives, the mystery, and the Scottish headlands.
A strong mystery that reads like an Agatha Christie. Intricate plot and characters, with each character having their own will and desires. It was hard to know who to trust, and to what extent.
I recently started my PhD in neuroscience unofficially, so I've found myself gravitating to books featuring grad students or other scientists-in-training, especially women. Books that are part wry humor and observation, part memoir, part novel, and part academia.
Ivory and Bone is an Ice Age retelling of Pride and Prejudice.
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Study reports we tend to prefer fictional villains who are darker versions of ourselves.
This was a beautiful rendering of two women, from different decades, learning their strength as women.
Well-researched, along with photos, headlines, and historical notes, Suspect Red is a great historical fiction read! Even though it's middle grade, I still enjoyed reading it and learned a bit more about life during the Red Scare. The historical backdrop is woven deftly throughout the story, and at the end, there's a list of resources for further reading.