Sway is a loose modernization of the Cyrano de Bergerac story, which is to say that the main character, Jesse, orchestrates a date between two people and ends up falling in love, himself. That sounds like a simple and often written idea, but Sway was saved from mediocrity by a cast of complicated and challenging […]
Author: Kat Spears
I am a novelist, bartender, mother of three freeloading kids, non-profit management guru, and, apparently, the only person on the planet who reads in the shower. I am not a role model.
Average Rating: 4.25
Breakaway starts with the death of Jason’s (Jaz) sister, Sylvia, and the resulting grief winds its way through a book that I found engaging and refreshingly raw. The death of a sibling would derail any family, but Jaz’s family is barely hanging on as it is. While Jaz continues to go through the motions […]