Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine. Just ask her. She has a run-of-the-mill office job. She has weekly calls with her mummy. She has a potential love interest. What else does she need?
And so, let us take a moment to glance back over the past 11.5 months to reminisce about books for both big and small.
Here are some fun, not-too-scary Halloween books for you to peruse. My advice? Hit up your library immediately. I’m always too late for holiday books, so my son gets to hear Christmas books in about February. True story.
Speaking of magic, Caraval’s back cover was littered with this type of language. It promised me “spellbinding,” “enchanting,” “decadent,” and “shimmers with magic.”
I’m giving you my top five reviews of my 2017 list thus far.