Weekend picks for book lovers, including Sophie Kinsella's 'Surprise Me'
What should you read this weekend? USA TODAY’s picks for book lovers include the latest confection from Sophie Kinsella, plus two teen novels worth checking out.
Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella; The Dial Press, 412 pp.; fiction
Sophie Kinsella is full of surprises.
In Surprise Me, the British author of the chick-lit-y Shopaholic series (and other charming comic standalone titles) is still making us laugh.
But she goes deeper this time, creating a main character who discovers a truly shocking family secret and, in the process, finally grows up. It’s an unexpected and wholly satisfying payoff... read more