June 3, 2020

Partially due to last night's insane thunder storms and partially due to a binge of Emily Giffin's latest summer read, "The Lies That Bind." Set in 2001, the author's latest takes us on a never-ending search for love and truth in 2001, pre-and-post 9/11 NYC. Giffin is back and better than ever -- wh...

May 27, 2020


My Glory Was I Had Such Friends -- We are switching it up this month with a memoir! Amy Silverstein’s book will make you think about the power of friendship, hope and resilience. It’s kind of perfect for right now. Save the date for our next chat (with the author!) on Tuesday, June 30th 730 pm...

May 19, 2020

It’s not looking like beach weather for us this Memorial Day weekend, but we’re still down for a good book. Out today: “The Wife Stalker,” a psychological thriller by the author of “The Last Mrs. Parrish.” This one’s getting a lot of buzz, so check it out!

March 3, 2020

Introducing our new partnership with our favorite clean beauty guru and bookworm, Annie Long Sullivan.

Every month, Annie will share her picks from her biggest passions -- beauty and books. We'll unveil her book pick at the start of the month and wrap up at the end of the month with a live virtual bo...

February 13, 2020

Summer of '20 can't come soon enough, but in the meantime, flash back to the Summer of '79 with one of our favs, Elin Hilderbrand's mini-sequel to last summer's hit book "Summer of '69." The 61 page follow-up will be published in print in spring 2021 as part of a Dorothea Benton Frank (another fav)...

January 13, 2020

Not on the matcha bandwagon yet? Check out Sweet Melissa's favorite brand to make at home! CLICK & GIVE IT A TRY!

January 7, 2020

Our book club is reading “Dear Wife” by Kimberly Belle and one of us was up way-too-late reading it last night — truly the sign of a good book! A psychological thriller, filled with many twists and turns what more could you want? READ ON

November 20, 2019

After Hallmark and Lifetime holiday movies, what better way to get into the holiday spirit than cozying up with some cocoa (with a little Bailey’s) and a good (if a bit cheesy) holiday book? We’re reading “Christmas Camp” in our book club. Join us! 

August 28, 2019

Summer's almost done (say it isn't so!) but there's still time to catch up on some summer reading during the long weekend. What to read? Here, our top ten favorite books that we read during Summer 2019. We've ranked them from top to bottom. No matter where they fall, they're all great! Get reading....

June 25, 2019

The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

Lucy Hutton and Joshua Templeman hate each other. Unfortunately, their publishing houses merged and they now must work together as executive assistants to the two CEO's of the company. Since they find each other intolerable, the two engage in passive aggressive behavio...

June 12, 2019

The Storyteller’s Secret by Sejal Badani

Jaya is a New York journalist who has suffered her third miscarriage and has found herself in a struggling marriage and emotionally drained. Desperate to relieve her anguish, she goes to India to uncover the answers of her family's past. When she arrives, she...

May 15, 2019

Waiting for Eden by Elliot Ackerman

At under 200 pages, Ackerman shows you that you need not make your stories long for them to be emotionally impactful. Eden Malcom is in a hospital bed, unable to speak or move. His wife spends each day with him in the hospital with their daughter... a daughter that...

April 13, 2019

Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory

Known as the Amazing Telemachus Family, each family member has a special skill from moving objects with their mind, the ability to predict the future, a human lie detector...and a con man who has the sleight of hand ability being used by the CIA. Decades later this famil...

March 26, 2019


Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

Chula & Cassandra are sisters that grow up in a more protected gated community, although they are still surrounded my unsafe elements outside of their neighborhood walls. They are well-cared for, adored by their mother, and given everything they ne...

February 26, 2019


The Impossible Girl by Lydia Kang

Kang uses her own background in medicine, working as a practicing physician on the side, and crafts the incredible story of a girl born with two hearts in 1850. Cora, born out of wedlock to a wealthy socialite and nameless immigrant, is the stuff that legends are ma...

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