Post Office by Charles Bukowski

This was my first Bukowski novel and I was surprised by how much I enjoyed it. The protagonist, Henry Chinaski, is a downtrodden working man who has his sights set on booze, women and surviving his work day. When I read the synopsis on the back of the book, the feminist in me rolled her … Continue reading Post Office by Charles Bukowski

A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

I've been hearing so much hype around this trilogy that I had to check it out. I don't tend to gravitate towards fantasy novels in general but wanted to give this one a shot. The story enveloped me from the first chapter. There was enough mystery and wonder to compel the reader to want to … Continue reading A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

God-Shaped Hole by Tiffanie DeBartolo

"If your intentions are pure I'm seeking a friend for the end of the world..." I absolutely adored this book! It was funny, poignant, endearing, heartbreaking and relatable. It truly is an ode to J.D. Salinger in the best way possible. The author seamlessly blends the influence of singer Jeff Buckley's album, Grace, throughout the … Continue reading God-Shaped Hole by Tiffanie DeBartolo