To read any of these 2021 book reviews, click on the title.

DECEMBER 2021

 

Mercy, David Baldacci

 

Lies in Bone, Natalie Symons

 

NOVEMBER 2021

The Sisters Sweet, Elizabeth Weiss

Wish You Were Here, Jodi Picoult

The French Gift, Kirsty Manning

 

He Gets That From Me, Jacqueline Friedland

The Wicked Widow, Beatriz Williams

Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty, Anderson Cooper & Katherine Howe

The Family, Naomi Krupitsky

 

The Lincoln Highway, Amor Towles

Heard It in a Love Song, Tracey Garvis Graves

The Dark Hours, Michael Connelly

 

All Her Little Secrets, Wanda M. Morris

The Pilot’s Daughter, Meredith Jaeger

OCTOBER 2021

The Collective, Alison Gaylin

 

We Are Not Like Them, Christine Pride & Jo Piazza

The Madness of Crowds, Louise Penny

Three Pianos: A Memoir, Andrew McMahon

Palm Beach, Mary Adkins

The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music, Dave Grohl

 

Over My Dead Body, Jeffrey Archer

Oh William!, Elizabeth Strout

Last Girl Ghosted, Lisa Unger

The People We Keep, Allison Larkin

No One Will Miss Her, Kat Rosenfield

Catch Us When We Fall, Juliette Fay

The Family Tree, Steph Mullin & Nicole Mabry

 

Three Sisters, Heather Morris

 

The Night She Disappeared, Lisa Jewell

SEPTEMBER 2021

Defending Britta Stein, Ronald H. Balson

The Santa Suit, Mary Kay Andrews

The House on Needless Street, Catriona Ward

 

Her Perfect Life, Hank Phillippi Ryan

Apples Never Fall, Liane Moriarty

 

Other People's Things, Kerry Anne King

Chasing the Boogeyman, Richard Chizmar

Rock Paper Scissors, Alice Feeney

Harlem Shuffle, Colson Whitehead

My Sweet Girl, Amanda Jayatissa

A Fire in the Night, Christopher Swann

 

Fault Lines, Emily Itami

Beautiful Country, Qian Julie Wang

The Disappearance of Trudy Solomon, Marcy McCreary

 

Never Saw Me Coming, Vera Kurian

The Living and the Lost, Ellen Feldman

 

AUGUST 2021

The Riviera House, Natasha Lester

Mrs. March, Virginia Feito

 

Three Words for Goodbye, Hazel Gaynor & Heather Webb

False Witness, Karin Slaughter

 

When the Summer Was Ours, Roxanne Veletzos  

Where I Left Her, Amber Garza

Not a Happy Family, Shari Lapena

 

The Family Plot, Megan Collins

 

Falling, T.J. Newman

The Tiger Mom’s Tale, Lyn Liao Butler

 

Razorblade Tears, S.A. Cosby

 

The Light of Luna Park, Addison Armstrong

Cul-de-sac, Joy Fielding

 

The Show Girl, Nicola Harrison

 

The Paper Palace, Miranda Cowley Heller

 

Bad Scene (Colleen Hayes #3), Max Tomlinson

 

In My Dreams I Hold a Knife, Ashley Winstead

 

The Reading List, Sara Nisha Adams

 

JULY 2021

Dark Roads, Chevy Stevens

 

Rock the Boat, Beck Dorey-Stein

 

Just One Look, Lindsay Cameron

 

Golden Girl, Elin Hilderbrand

For Your Own Good, Samantha Downing

 

The Soulmate Equation, Christina Lauren

 

The Last Thing He Told Me, Laura Dave

The Personal Librarian, Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray

Survive the Night, Riley Sager

Such a Quiet Place, Megan Miranda

 

All the Lonely People, Mike Gayle

 

The Stranger in the Mirror, Liv Constantine

Lady Sunshine, Amy Mason Doan

 

This Much Huxley Knows, Gail Aldwin

 

The Stranger Behind You, Carol Goodman

 

An Ambush of Widows, Jeff Abbott

Shoulder Season, Christina Clancy

Kill All Your Darlings, David Bell

The Forest of Vanishing Stars, Kristen Harmel

JUNE 2021

The Secret Keeper of Jaipur, Alka Joshi

 

The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot, Marianne Cronin

 

Hostage, Clare Mackintosh

 

Dream Girl, Laura Lippman

Songs in Ursa Major, Emma Brodie

 

The Sweetness of Water, Nathan Harris

The Clover Girls, Viola Shipman

The Godmothers, Camille Aubray

 

The Maidens, Alex Michaelides

Our Woman in Moscow, Beatriz Williams

 

The Warsaw Orphan, Kelly Rimmer

 

Sisters of the Resistance, Christine Wells

 

I Don’t Forgive You, Aggie Blum Thompson

Haven Point, Virginia Hume

The Disappearing Act, Catherine Steadman

Letters Across the Sea, Genevieve Graham

 

 

MAY 2021

The Rooftop Party, Ellen Meister

 

Malibu Rising, Taylor Jenkins Reid

Local Woman Missing, Mary Kubica

 

The Photographer, Mary Dixie Carter

 

Legacy, Nora Roberts

The Invisible Woman, Erika Robuck

 

Mother May I, Joshilyn Jackson

 

When the World Was Ours, Liz Kessler

 

Last Summer at the Golden Hotel, Elyssa Friedland

 

The Downstairs Neighbor, Helen Cooper

The Most Beautiful Girl in Cuba, Chanel Cleeton

The Last Bookshop in London, Madeline Martin

 

A Summer to Remember, Erika Montgomery

Mary Jane, Jessica Anya Blau

People We Meet on Vacation, Emily Henry

 

The Plot, Jean Hanff Korelitz

 

Surviving Savannah, Patti Callahan

The Siren, Katherine St. John

 

The Woman with the Blue Star, Pam Jenoff

APRIL 2021

The Newcomer, Mary Kay Andrews

Relentless (Gray Man #10), Mark Greaney

The Last Night in London, Karen White

The Paris Apartment, Kelly Bowen

 

The Social Graces, Renée Rosen

 

The Perfect Daughter, D.J. Palmer

 

The Last Thing to Burn, Will Dean

 

Little Pieces of Me, Alison Hammer

 

Lost in Paris, Elizabeth Thompson

 

The Good Sister, Sally Hepworth

Turn a Blind Eye, Jeffrey Archer

 

Astrid Sees All, Natalie Standiford

 

In Times of Rain and War, Camron Wright

 

The Bohemians, Jasmin Darznik

 

MARCH 2021

The Secret Stealers, Jane Healy

 

The Final Revival of Opal & Nev, Dawnie Walton

 

The Women of Chateau Lafayette, Stephanie Dray

 

When I Ran Away, Ilona Bannister

 

Sunflower Sisters, Martha Hall Kelly

 

The Redemption of Celia Fairchild, Marie Bostwick

  

Own the Arena, Katrina M. Adams

 

Win, Harlan Coben

 

Everything After, Jill Santopolo

 

Under the Light of the Italian Moon, Jennifer Anton

 

Sparks Like Stars, Nadia Hashimi

 

Rhapsody, Mitchell James Kaplan

 

Yes & I Love You, Roni Loren

 

FEBRUARY 2021

While Paris Slept, Ruth Druart

 

Who is Maud Dixon?, Alexandra Andrews

 

Band of Sisters, Lauren Willig

 

Every Last Fear, Alex Finlay

 

Faithless in Death, J.D. Robb

 

Love at First, Kate Clayborn

Those Who Are Saved, Alexis Landau

 

Do No Harm, Christina McDonald

 

The Push, Ashley Audrain

Forgive Me, Susan Lewis

The Paris Library, Janet Skeslien Charles

Send for Me, Lauren Fox

 

The Nature of Fragile Things, Susan Meissner

You’ll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey, Amber Ruffin & Lacey Lamar

The Last Tiara, M.J. Rose

 

JANUARY 2021

The Four Winds, Kristin Hannah

Keeping Secrets, Bina Bernard

Before She Disappeared, Lisa Gardner

Our Darkest Night, Jennifer Robson

Lana’s War, Anita Abriel

 

The Last Garden in England, Julia Kelly

 

The Perfect Guests, Emma Rous

 

Find Me in Havana, Serena Burdick

 

Neighbors, Danielle Steel

Watch Her, Edwin Hill