Books That Thrill

Think books are just for relaxation? Think again—thrillers are just the genre for anyone who likes a little excitement between the pages. We’ve got a few recommendations that are sure to get your heart pounding this spring break:   Dante’s Wood Lynne Raimondo Seventh Street Books, $11 From one of the North Shore’s own—get in […]

Books That Make You Think

There’s a reason there are things called book clubs, and not things called “reality TV clubs.” Books make you think. Great, different or just controversial ideas are often first shared on paper, and books are a go-to source for anyone looking to broaden their horizons. Here are books with stunning and insightful ideas that will […]

Books That Take You Away

With the kids back to school, you may find yourself with an extra hour (OK, 15 minutes!) of “me” time. Why not take a travel adventure on your own? Here are several great suggestions to inspire a little daydreaming and maybe even a call to your travel agent. Wild: From Lost to Found on the […]

A “You Go, Girl!” Book List

Looking for a little inspirational reading? Try one of these suggestions from The Book Bin: What I Know Now About Success: Letters from Extraordinary Women to Their Younger Selves Edited by Ellyn Spragins Some of the most successful women in the world write about their high hopes and big dreams. See Jane Win for Girls: […]