Book Reviews

Best Books Read in the First Half of 2018

This week’s Top 5 Wednesday topic is the Best Books of the First Half of This Year.  So, here’s my list–aside from #1 the others are not in any real ranking order. My reviews are linked.


#10 The Atomic City Girls: A Novel by Janet Beard



My review

#9 The Heirs: A Novel by Susan Reiger



My review

#8 Girls in the Picture: A Novel by Melanie Benjamin



My review

#7 The Ocean Liner by Marius Gabriel



My review

#6 That Kind of Mother: A Novel by Rumaan Alam



My review


# 5 Mademoiselle Chanel by C. W. Gortner



My review

#4 The Seven of Us by Francesca Hornak



My review


#3 The Romanov Sisters by Helen Rappaport



My review


#2 The Music Shop: A Novel by Rachel Joyce



My review

#1 Every Note Played by Lisa Genova



6 thoughts on “Best Books Read in the First Half of 2018

  1. I haven’t read any of these. I find it mildly amusing how many are subtitled “A Novel,” as if that might not be clear. Is this a fish? An umbrella? Oh–it’s a NOVEL! I strongly suspect I would enjoy most if not all of these, so thank you for sharing them!

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