Posts Categorized: Kimberly McCreight

Jun 11
Top Ten Tuesday # 9 – Beach Reads

Top Ten Tuesday # 9 – Beach Reads

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Top Ten* Beach Reads*Five, since I’m tired Want to be happy you’re on the beach, rather than locked up in jail?  Check out The Bling Ring by Nancy Jo Sales. From GR:In time for the 2013 film The Bling Ring directed by Sofia Coppola and starring Emma Watson: an in-depth exposé of the exploits of the infamous Hollywood… Read more »


May 12
Review: Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight

Review: Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight

We learn in the opening pages of Reconstructing Amelia that fifteen year-old Amelia fell to her death from the roof of her Brooklyn prep school, an action ruled a suicide.  Even at this early point, the moment hits hard when Amelia’s mother shows up at school to pick her up, unaware of the tragedy that occurred.  Her mother, a single parent and partner at a prestigious law firm, is knocked back by grief and blames herself.  She drifts through her… Read more »


Apr 22
Stacking the Shelves # 10

Stacking the Shelves # 10

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! Visit Tynga’s Reviews to learn more about this weekly meme. Let me know in the comments below which great books you’ve added to your shelves this week!   Purchased Gone by Michael Grant I… Read more »