Mom’s Bookshelf – Las Vegas

Grown-up reads that bring the world to you!

vegasrichVegas Rich by Fern Michaels – Vegas deserves a truly guilty pleasure!  Perfectly indulgent read for lazy afternoons by the pool.  Follow up withVegas Sunrise and Vegas Heat.



fearandloathinginlasvegasFear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson – A tale of excess and debauchery via a drug addled road trip to Vegas that isn’t for the faint of heart.  If you are looking for a glimpse at the depraved indulgences that Thompson is famous for, this is it.



wearecalledtoriseWe Are Called to Rise: A Novel by Laura McBride – This brand new book (published June, 2014) examines the fallout when four Las Vegas families collide- an immigrant boy, a soldier returned from war, a woman at the end of her marriage.  A high intensity emotional investment that breaks your heart and lifts you up as it shows the struggle to live our best lives as an interconnected humanity. 

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