What to Read: Book Reviews

Welcome to What to Read by Elementary Connections. I’m Samantha Goodman, a former bookseller with a passion for helping people find the perfect way to unwind. I’ve teamed up with my friends at Elementary Connections to give you some respite from the craziness of life under quarantine. Each week, we’ll recommend books with suggested drink pairings for each title.

The Highlights: A young woman in a small town takes a job as the companion to an ornery quadriplegic man with life-altering consequences

Drink Pairing: Pimm's Cup

Review: This is one of my favorite books ever. I truly don’t have the words to accurately describe how much I truly adore the story of Lou Clark and Will Traynor, two complete opposites who realize just how much they need one another in order to heal from the traumas they…

The Highlights: A librarian and his artist wife have an epic romance that endures the test of time

Drink Pairing: Chardonnay

Review: Talk about a real tearjerker! I cried for days after I read this. Days! Henry is normal in many ways, except for the fact that he’s a time traveler. His wife, Clare, is not a traveler, but she’s known since she was a little girl that Henry would…