Category Archives: Book Lounge

RM Book Lounge – Ghost Lights by Lydia Millet

It’s not often that you can jump into the middle of a book series and understand what’s going on.  But Lydia Millet puts a different spin on things by making a minor character in the first book into the narrator … read more

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RM Book Lounge – The Cat’s Table by Michael Ondaatje

Michael Ondaatje is probably best known for being the Booker Prize winning author of The English Patient, which was made into an Academy Award-winning movie in the 90s. The Cat’s Table is his captivating, semi-autobiographical novel about a young boy … read more

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RM Book Lounge – Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

You really can’t make this stuff up.  In her first book, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Katherine Boo writes about a Mumbai slum with an intensity and drama that you might find in a fiction book.  However, every scene in “Behind … read more

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RM Book Lounge – The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

I often like to revisit classic books that I’ve read in the past – they’re usually better the second (or third!) time around!  During my last beach day, I brought along The Great Gatsby, and was transported to the Roaring … read more

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