Stronger is the memoir of Jeff Bauman, a Boston Marathon Bombing survivor who is just that, a survivor

The Opposite of Loneliness

Marina Keegan had a full life ahead of her, a job at the New Yorker, and a Yale degree at her back, but five days after graduation, she died in a car accident.

The Distance Between Us

After a rough finals period, I needed a feel-good teen romance to keep me going, and I found that in Kasie West’s The Distance Between Us.

Murder on the Orient Express

After seeing the Murder on the Orient Express movie starring Kenneth Branagh, Johnny Depp, Leslie Odom Jr, Penelope Cruz, ¬†Josh Gad, and many, many more, I was eager to read the novel it was based upon. I was happy to discover that it was one of the better book-to-film adaptations I have seen, at least…

Holidays on Ice

If you’ve got a dark sense of humor and are trying to get in the holiday spirit, look no further than David Sedaris’s hilarious short story collection