Books

Shotgun Lovesongs

By Nickolas Butler St. Martin’s Press, 304 pages: $25.90 Shotgun Lovesongs is Nickolas Butler’s first novel. Set in the fictional town of Little Wing,…

Galveston

By Nic Pizzolatto Scribner, 258 pages: $24.90 Nic Pizzolatto, author of this novel that came out four years ago and the creator of the…

After I’m Gone

By Laura Lippman William Morrow: $26.99 Author Laura Lippman has twenty mystery novels under her belt, but I’ve only recently discovered her, and that…

Sycamore Row

By John Grisham Random House : $28.95 I think most Grisham fans will be delighted with this new book by one of the greatest…

Labor Day

By Joyce Maynard William Morrow Publishers: $13.99 I recently saw previews for the movie, Labor Day, starring Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin. I can’t…

The Death of Santini

By Pat Conroy Nan A. Talese / Doubleday: $28.95 I became a fan of Pat Conroy when I saw the movie, Conrack, starring Jon…

What’s For Christmas

Books for Everyone on Your List As soon as I place my Pilgrim salt and pepper shakers on the top shelf of my kitchen…

Someone: A Novel

By Alice McDermott Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $25 This novel is a masterpiece about ordinary people, told in a simple, yet extraordinary way by…