Summer Reading List

Book recommendations.  It’s been one of the biggest topics in my Tumblr inbox that has prompted me to share my current reading list for the summer.  Some of the books on here are deep (like The First Phone Call From Heaven), while others are light beach reads to enjoy during a
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

 I usually stay away from thick books – especially ones that are over 700 pages – because I rarely ever finish them.  I tried The Da Vinci Code and stopped a quarter of the way through and only made it past a dozen or so chapters of the Steve Jobs biography
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One L by Scott Turow

I suppose I should begin this post with an apology seeing that I’ve been promising to write about One L by Scott Turow since November of last year.  Having finally picked back up the book before leaving for Boston last week, I started back to page one and read from cover
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Trimalchio – “The Great Gatsby” Original

I’ve been fairly behind on my reading list recently, however, I just finished a book last night that has resulted in me re-thinking one of my all-time favorite novels.  I don’t know how many of you know this (I certainly didn’t), but there exists a “draft” to The Great Gatsby
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For the Gatsby Lovers

Gatsby, Gatsby, Gatsby!  Ever since Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby debuted last May, I feel as if I (and the rest of the world) has been on “Gatsby-High.”  Before I left on vacation, I was told to pick up The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell.  Having finished the book on my flight
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