Tag Archives: Henry Holt and Company

Yoga Pant Nation by Laurie Gelman

Yoga Pant Nation, the third book in the Class Mom series (which can be read as a standalone), is a quick read. The story revolves around Jen Dixon, the fifty-four-year-old mom of the ten-year-old Max and two daughters in their thirties. Jen’s life is a juggling act. She is the class mom in Max’s Elementary […]

Stories from Suffragette City edited by M. J. Rose and Fiona Davis

All the stories in this anthology are set in 1915 on the day of the Women’s Suffrage Parade in New York City. On October 23rd, tens of thousands of women flooded Fifth Avenue clad in white, calling on men to support women’s right to vote. Even though the Women’s Suffrage Movement in the US began […]

Paris Echo by Sebastian Faulks

Although this is my first time reading Sebastian Faulks, I think at least some of you must have come across this literary giant before. Faulks is a British author whose magnum opus is considered to be Birdsong, a book that has been sitting on my wish-list forever. So I was pleased to get my hands […]

The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. by Adelle Waldman

It was too late to pretend he hadn’t seen her. Juliet was already squinting with recognition. For an instant she looked pleased to make out a familiar face on a crowded street. Then she realized who it was. Was it wrong of me to expect one hell of a novel behind that lovely jacket? The […]