Books by Rainbow Rowell

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Carry On

How dare this book make me love it so much? It had a slow start, and the premise seemed a bit like Harry Potter fan fiction, so I was all ready to toss it aside and give up. I am so glad I didn’t. Rowell’s first foray into fantasy has all of the heart and awkwardness that I love about her contem ...

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Attachments

Rainbow Rowell has been sitting near the top of my “Authors I Need to Try Out” List for a while. I’ve heard very good things about her books (in spite of the fact that they only number three at present), and so when I saw that the eBook copy of Attachments was available from my library, I jump ...

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Fangirl

The title of this book perfectly describes my relationship to writer Rainbow Rowell. I’ve now read two of her books and both have easily earned DIK reviews, and I’m thrilled to add a new auto-buy author to a very, very short list. I’m also happy to set Fangirl as the bar to which, in my opinio ...

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Eleanor and Park

If any book proves the adage, “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” it’s the amazing YA novel, Eleanor and Park. Going by the cutesy, cartoon drawing on the dust jacket, one would expect a light, quirky, first-love story geared toward the teen set. Instead, this book will crush you, showing how ...