Tag Archives: Contemporary Fiction

BOOK REVIEW: Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson

Title: Snow Falling on CedarsAuthor: David GutersonPublication: September 12, 1994Publisher:  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Genre: Contemporary FictionPages: 482 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But in 1954 a local fisherman is …

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BOOK REVIEW: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Title: Where the Crawdads SingAuthor: Delia OwensPublication: August 14, 2018Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons (Penguin Group)Genre: YA Fiction, Contemporary FictionPages: 379 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) For years, rumors of the “Marsh Girl” have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Last Letter by Rebecca Yarros

Title: The Last LetterAuthor: Rebecca YarrosPublication: February 26, 2019Publisher: Entangled: AmaraGenre: Contemporary Fiction, Romance, Military RomancePages: 432 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Beckett, If you’re reading this, well, you know the last-letter drill. You made it. I didn’t. Get off the guilt train, because I know if there was any chance you …

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