"The Bear: A Novel" by Claire Cameron got a 3.5 star review from blog Nicole About Town... February 13, 2014: "A great, short read that will be the subject of much water-cooler talk for some time to come."
After a long and eventful life, Allan Karlsson ends up in a nursing home, believing it to be his last stop. The only problem is that he’ s still in good health, and one day, he turns 100. A big… read more at Kobo.
The lives and work of the men who developed the atomic bomb are well known, but what about the women behind those men? In an impressive debut, Nesbit gives readers an inside look at what life was like for the wives who relocated to the New Mexico desert during World War II for this top-secret project.
'Look Again', by Lisa Scottoline - excellent. What happens when an adoption goes awry? A helpful examination of adoption, motherhood, and other issues such as single parenting, adoption and reporting, all within a great story, wonderfully written.