Station Eleven

Station Eleven

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel is a dystopian novel that weaves back and forth through time before and after a flu pandemic has ended US and Canadian civilization as everyone once knew it. I read this with @kraysbookclub and @downtogetthefictionon for their #notyomamasbookclub pick this month on Instagram. We follow Arthur a stage actor who suddenly dies onstage during a [...]

A Place for Us

A Place for Us

I read this one with my #galsandbookpals for the month of January as part of one of my Instagram buddy reads. A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza is a novel that follows an Indian-American Muslim family as they are gathered for their oldest daughter Haida’s wedding. Amar, the youngest son, makes an appearance at the [...]

11/22/63

11/22/63

11/22/63 by Stephen King is a historical fiction novel that features main character Jake Epping faced with a predicament when he finds himself transported back in time. The novel starts in present day 2011 where Jake is a teacher. He has an adult student Harry, who suffers from some delays. When Harry writes an essay [...]