Frances Carden

About Frances

Frances has been published in Abundant Grace, Magical: An Anthology of Fantasy, Fairy Tales, and other Magical Fiction for Adults, Answers I’ll Accept: True Accounts of Online Dating, 20 Something Magazine, and Wisteria Magazine. She wrote for Epinions.com for eight years.

Frances has a Masters in Fiction Writing from Johns Hopkins  and works as a technical writer during the day, where she attempts to make software exciting.

Frances’ Reviews

Anne of the Island

Anne of Green Gables Goes to College Author: L.M. Montgomery Returning to the world of Anne Shirley, fiery haired orphan ...
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Eligible

Liz Bennett in the Role of a Shock Jock Author: Curtis Sittenfeld After the milieu of Pride and Prejudice themed movies from ...
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All Things Bright and Beautiful

Womiting, Ghosts, Nesting, and WWII Author: James Herriot Following All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful continues the warm hearted ...
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Kitchen God’s Wife, The

A Story of Beautiful, Scarred Survivors Author: Amy Tan Zao Jun was once a dedicated farmer who, upon marrying, turns ...
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Agatha Raisin and the Love from Hell

A Bitter Conclusion to a Rocky Romance Author: M.C. Beaton Returning to Agatha’s tumultuous life after a short break, I ...
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Little Paris Bookshop, The

A Literary Physician Heals Himself... Author: Nina George  When someone in my book club mentioned reading about Nina George’s bestselling ...
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Uncle Tom’s Cabin

A Classic Abolitionist Text Examining Racism, Greed, and Religious Hypocrisy Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe Selling over 3,000 copies on its ...
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White Mary, The

Journalism and Journey Author: Kira Salak Combining stoicism with shattering emotion, The White Mary is a unique study in understated, impactful art ...
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Vampires in the Lemon Grove

Eight Twilight-Zone Like Short Stories with a Literary Twist Author: Karen Russell Blending the odd, the outlandish, and the absurd ...
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Murder Has Nine Lives (Jaine Austen Mysteries Book 14)

Kitty Stardom Turns Deadly Author: Laura Levine In a Rush to Flush, Jaine Austen is once again in need of ...
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Outlander (Outlander Series Book 1)

Why You Should Drop Everything and Read Outlander Author: Diana Gabaldon Pretty much everywhere I go, from a casual bad ...
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Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Coming of Age, Finding Forgiveness, and Confronting Mystery Author: Ed Tarkington Advertised as one of the February picks for Book of ...
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Mud

Dystopian Orpheus Seeks a Soul Author: E.J. Wenstrom Cursed with soulless eternal life in a dystopian wasteland of a world, ...
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Wedding Cake Murder

Murder on the Menu or ‘Till Death Do you Part Author: Joanne Fluke After 21 books and many will-she-won’t she ...
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Casino Royale

The First Bond Novel is an Edgy, Disturbing Must Author: Ian Fleming In 1953, closeted in Jamaica at his Goldeneye ...
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H is for Hawk (Frances)

H is for Healing and Hardship Author: Helen Mcdonald With unanimous agreement, my book club long ago selected our July ...
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Long Winter, The

A Somber Little House Story: Winter Blizzards and Starvation Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder The sixth book in the Little House ...
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True Evil

'Till Death Do Us Part Author: Greg Iles Shattered, FBI Agent Morse is shocked when her dying sister, wasting away ...
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Sea-Wolf, The

Mutiny, Kidnapping, and Fear: A Sea Adventure with Spirit Author: Jack London A weak-willed aristocrat, a sudden shipwreck, an amoral ...
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Waiting to Exhale

The Dangers of Staying Forever Teenaged... Author: Terry McMillan Acclaimed as the inspiration for Sex in the City (admittedly a movie/show that ...
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