The Westwood Public Library invites you to take part of the new Adult Summer Reading Program! No registration is required– all you need to do is read what you’d normally read and tell us about it! You could win one of the library’s themed baskets!Read More
by Lynn Cullen
The relationship between Samuel Clemens and the much younger woman who comes to work for him. Based on her diaries, it's absorbing historical fiction.
by Bonnie Jo Campbell
A collection of stories about flawed women, flawed relationships, and the consequences of mistaken choices. Grim, but always human and often humorous. Her novel, ONCE UPON A RIVER, is also a winner.
By Robert Goolrick
Young Rooney is flying high on Wall Street - money, drugs, women - until he crashes. This semi-autobiographical novel is narrated by an older and much, much wiser Rooney. Goolrick is a fascinating writer. (Try his memoir, THE END OF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT.)
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By Jonathan Evison
Recently widowed Harriet takes a life-altering cruise (no, it's not a romance). Full of humor that belies its themes of disappointment and self-deception, it's a story that truly is both bitter and sweet.