Matthew Mainster

Jane Fr...
48 books | 5,110 friends

Mary
1,039 books | 152 friends

JeanBoo...
677 books | 2,500 friends

J.L.
720 books | 2,650 friends

Sarah
1,268 books | 133 friends

Carrie Rye
121 books | 60 friends

Michael...
127 books | 2,839 friends

E.M. Ti...
173 books | 2,184 friends

More friends…

Matthew Mainster

Goodreads Author


Born
in Baltimore, The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences

Member Since
March 2012

URL


A musician by trade, Matthew Mainster began writing Giggleswick on the backs of his piano scores while holed up in practice rooms throughout college. He is a graduate of Lebanon Valley College and Yale University, and lives with his family in Maryland.

Giggleswick is currently available in the United States and over a dozen European countries. For more on Matthew Mainster or to listen to his recordings, visit https://www.youtube.com/user/pianoplyr24

Matthew Mainster hasn't written any blog posts yet.

Average rating: 3.98 · 139 ratings · 23 reviews · 6 distinct worksSimilar authors
Giggleswick: The Amadán Map...

by
3.88 avg rating — 93 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Giggleswick: The Docket of ...

by
4.21 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Giggleswick: The Complete T...

by
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Giggleswick: The Book of Se...

by
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Periwinkle Turban

by
4.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wade in the Water

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Matthew Mainster…
Giggleswick: The Amadán Map Giggleswick: The Docket of ... Giggleswick: The Book of Se...
(3 books)
by
3.94 avg rating — 122 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Matthew’s Recent Updates

Matthew Mainster is now friends with Paul Fullmer
Matthew Mainster rated a book it was amazing
The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
Rate this book
Clear rating
I wasn't sure I would like this story because I've never had much interest in history prior to Jane Austen's time. But, despite the length, this was easy to read and entirely captivating. I still never fell in love with the setting, but the character ...more
Matthew Mainster entered a giveaway
A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne
A Ladder to the Sky
by John Boyne (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Matthew Mainster rated a book really liked it
The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella
The Undomestic Goddess
by Sophie Kinsella (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Hilarious and charming! Would make a decent chick flick. It was a nice escapist read.
Matthew Mainster rated a book liked it
Munich by Robert   Harris
Munich
by Robert Harris (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wanted to like this one–I love Harris's writing style. And The Ghost is one of my favorite books (and movies!) But I just couldn't get into this one. It seemed like nothing at all happened ... there was only ever this feeling that something was about ...more
Matthew Mainster rated a book really liked it
Shelter in Place by Nora Roberts
Shelter in Place
by Nora Roberts (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
4.5 stars for me. This wasn't my favorite for whatever reason–everybody is different and ones that I've loved others hated! But I enjoyed the Maine setting, and the level of tension held throughout the book. Very evil killer–hard to believe people th ...more
Matthew Mainster rated a book really liked it
Shelter in Place by Nora Roberts
Shelter in Place
by Nora Roberts (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
4.5 stars for me. This wasn't my favorite for whatever reason–everybody is different and ones that I've loved others hated! But I enjoyed the Maine setting, and the level of tension held throughout the book. Very evil killer–hard to believe people th ...more
Matthew Mainster rated a book it was amazing
Birthright by Nora Roberts
Birthright
by Nora Roberts (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Matthew Mainster rated a book it was amazing
The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart by Stephanie Burgis
Rate this book
Clear rating
Matthew Mainster rated a book it was amazing
The Cavendish Home for Boys and Girls by Claire Legrand
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Matthew's books…
55537 Smashwords Authors — 845 members — last activity Aug 13, 2018 02:44PM
A place for Smashwords Authors to find each other. You might be published in paper too but if you use Smashwords you can join here. Share concerns or ...more
55203 JeanBookNerd — 292 members — last activity Jul 31, 2013 10:07PM
This group is for everyone who loves to read and to form an awesome community to share our thoughts.



No comments have been added yet.