Monday, August 4, 2014
Elizabeth Gilbert, The Sig. of All Things
A novel that follows brilliant botanist Alma Whittaker on a voyage of science and desire that spans most of the 19th century.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Amy Tan, The Valley of Amazemen
Another stirring novel about mother-daughter relationships from the author of "The Joy Luck Club."
Monday, August 25, 2014
Ruth Ozeki, A Tale for the Time Being
The journal of a despairing Japanese teen washes up on a Candian beach, uniting its writer and reader in this remarkable multi-layered novel.