The Winners (Beartown #3) by Fredrik Backman | Book Review

Two years have passed since the events that no one wants to think about. Everyone has tried to move on, but there’s something about this place that prevents it. The residents continue to grapple with life’s big questions: What is a family? What is a community? As the locals of Beartown struggle to overcome the past, great change is on the horizon. So what are the residents of Beartown willing to sacrifice in order to protect their home? Everything.


Assassin’s Lullaby by Mark Rubinstein | Book Review

A former assassin for the Mossad now lives in New York City, where under various assumed names he’s a contract killer. When he accepts a challenging assignment from the head of the Brooklyn-based Odessa mafia, his ghostly existence over the last ten years is threatened, pushing him to take extreme measures along with unprecedented danger. Is accepting the offer a subliminal death wish? Or is it a way to reclaim part of his damaged soul?