List of Books Reviewed

The following is a list of books reviewed so far on Mandy Boles: Life Between Books in alphabetical order according to genre and author last name:


Contemporary Fiction

The Middlesteins by Jami Attenberg

The Seven Year Bitch by Jennifer Belle

The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown

Me Again by Keith Cronin

The Meowmorphosis by Coleridge Cook and Franz Kafka

Bridget Jones: Mad About The Boy by Helen Fielding

The Last Original Wife by Dorothea Benton Frank

Lowcountry Summer by Dorothea Benton Frank

Good Christian Bitches by Kim Gatlin

Wife 22 by Melanie Gideon

The Ghost Of Greenwich Village by Lorna Graham

Becoming Marie Antoinette by Juliet Grey

The Paris Secret by Angela Henry

The Bungalow by Sarah Jio

The Last Camellia by Sarah Jio

The Violets Of March by Sarah Jio

Men, Women and Children by Chad Kultgen

Treasure Island!!! by Sara Levine

Forgotten by Catherine McKenzie

Fifty Shames of Earl Grey (A Parody) by Fanny Merkin AKA Andrew Shaffer

TAMPA by Alissa Nutting

The Art Of Forgetting by Camille Noe Pagan

Damned by Chuck Palahniuk

Remember Me by Cheryl Robinson

The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling

The Coffins of Little Hope by Timothy Schaffert

Northwest Corner by John Burnham Schwartz

The Song Remains The Same by Allison Winn Scotch

The Lotus Eaters by Tatjana Soli

Love Slave by Jennifer Spiegel

French Lessons by Ellen Sussman

Flatscreen by Adam Wilson

Erotic Fiction / Erotic Romance

Entwined With You by Sylvia Day

Reflected In You by Sylvia Day

Beautiful Bastard by Christina Lauren

The Angel by Tiffany Reisz

Literary Fiction

Hell or High Water by Joy Castro

Telegraph Avenue by Michael Chabon

All Is Forgotten, Nothing Is Lost by Lan Samantha Chang

Manuscript Found in Accra by Paulo Coehlo

Skios by Michael Frayn

Safe From The Sea by Peter Geye

Anthropology Of An American Girl by Hilary Thayer Hamann

Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones

Swimming Home by Deborah Levy

Richard Yates by Tao Lin

Shoplifting From American Apparel by Tao Lin

Salvage The Bones by Jesmyn Ward

Historical Fiction

The Lighthouse Road by Peter Geye

The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty

The Shoemaker’s Wife by Adriana Trigiani


Panopticon by David Bajo

Size 12 and Ready To Rock by Meg Cabot

The Bride Wore Size 12 by Meg Cabot

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

Deeper Than The Dead by Tami Hoag

Secrets To The Grave by Tami Hoag

Looking For Me by Beth Hoffman

The Raising by Laura Kasischke

Darkness All Around by Doug Magee

Night Film by Marisha Pessl

Help For The Haunted by John Searles

Fear In The Sunlight by Nicola Upson

Fiction Anthologies

My Custom Van: And 52 Other Mind-Blowing Essays That Will Blow Your Mind All Over Your Face by Michael Ian Black

The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories: Volume 1 by Joseph Gordon-Levitt and hitRECord

Nonfiction (Autobiography, Biography, Self-Help, Memoir, Humor, Crafting, etc)

Agorafabulous by Sara Benincasa

You’re Not Doing It Right: Tales of Marriage, Sex, Death, and Other Humiliations by Michael Ian Black

The Geek Dad’s Guide To Weekend Fun by Ken Denmead

Bossypants by Tina Fey

Chocolate & Vicodin by Jennette Fulda

Good Enough Is The New Perfect by Becky Beaupre Gillespie and Hollee Schwartz Temple

Drinking and Tweeting and Other Brandi Blunders by Brandi Glanville

Bloom by Kelle Hampton

Love At First Bark by Julie Klam

Chanel Bonfire by Wendy Lawless

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson

Boo: The Life Of The World’s Cutest Dog by J.H. Lee

You’ll Never Blue Ball in this Town Again by Heather McDonald

Nerd Do Well by Simon Pegg

The Long Journey Home by Margaret Robison

The Bling Ring by Nancy Jo Sales

Talking To Girls About Duran Duran by Rob Sheffield

Wedding Dogs: A Celebration of Holy Muttrimony by Katie Preston Toepfer and Sam Stall

Reading Lips: A Memoir Of Kisses by Claudia Sternbach

When Did I get Like This? by Amy Wilson

Horror, Paranormal,  and Fantasy

Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam Trilogy, Book One) by Margaret Atwood

The Teleportation Accident by Ned Beauman

The Passage by Justin Cronin

Insatiable by Meg Cabot

Ironskin by Tina Connolly

Witches Of East End by Melissa de la Cruz

The Ocean At The End Of The Lane by Neil Gaiman

A Discovery Of Witches by Deborah Harkness

Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness

Deadlocked by Charlaine Harris

Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse #11) by Charlaine Harris

The Physick Book Of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe

The Thirteen by Susie Moloney

1Q84 by Haruki Murakami

The Thorn and The Blossom by Theodora Goss

The Wolf Gift by Anne Rice

Overseas by Beatriz Williams

Bedbugs by Ben H. Winters

The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters

Young Adult

For more young adult reviews visit my YA blog Young Adult Smash.

Contemporary Fiction YA

Go Ask Alice by Anonymous

The Obvious Game by Rita Arens

Sirenz Back In Fashion by Charlotte Bennardo and Natalie Zaman

The Carrie Diaries by Candace Bushnell

With or Without You by Brian Farrey

Girl Unmoored by Jennifer Gooch Hummer

Audition by Stasia Ward Kehoe

Suite Scarlett by Maureen Johnson

The Last Little Blue Envelope by Maureen Johnson

13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson

Mystery/Suspense YA

dancergirl by Carol M. Tanzman

Dystopian YA

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Starters by Lissa Price

The Water Wars by Cameron Stracher

Paranormal and Fantasy YA

Frost by Marianna Baer

White Cat by Holly Black

The Gathering Storm (The Katerina Trilogy, Vol. 1) by Robin Bridges

The Unfailing Light (The Katerina Trilogy, Vol. 2) by Robin Bridges

Abandon by Meg Cabot

Dark Eden by Patrick Carman

The Goddess Test by Aimee Carter

Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare

The Magnolia League by Katie Crouch

Crescendo by Becca Fitzpatrick

Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick

Beautiful Chaos by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

Beautiful Darkness by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

The Iron King by Julie Kagawa

The Iron Queen by Julie Kagawa

Darkness Becomes Her by Kelly Keaton

Shattered Souls by Mary Lindsey

Cryer’s Cross by Lisa McMann

Dark Souls by Paula Morris

Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

The Lying Game by Sara Shepard

The Secret Circle: The Initiation and The Captive Part I by L.J. Smith

Linger by Maggie Stiefvater

The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Middle Grade Fiction

War & Watermelon by Rich Wallace

Children’s Picture Books

Jane Eyre: A Series of Board Books For Brilliant Babies by Jennifer Adams, Art by Alison Oliver

Chicken Cheeks by Michael Ian Black, Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes

Wiener Wolf by Jeff Crosby