Crooked House – Agatha Christie

SYNOPSIS In the sprawling, half-timbered mansion in the affluent suburb of Swinly Dean, Aristide Leonides lies dead from barbiturate poisoning. An accident? Not likely. In fact, suspicion has already fallen on his luscious widow, a cunning beauty fifty years his junior, set to inherit a sizeable fortune, and rumored to be carrying on with a … Continue reading Crooked House – Agatha Christie

Little Fires Everywhere – Celeste Ng

Everyone in Shaker Heights was talking about it that summer: how Isabelle, the last of the Richardson children, had finally gone around the bend and burned the house down. Little Fires Everywhere is a story about family and motherhood; particularly the ever complex mother daughter relationship. This is a novel that is domestic but complicated. At … Continue reading Little Fires Everywhere – Celeste Ng