Book Reviews

ARC Review: The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel

Inspired by an astonishing true story from World War II, a young woman with a talent for forgery helps hundreds of Jewish children flee the Nazis - Goodreads Title: The Book of Lost Names Author: Kristin Harmel Publisher: Gallery Books Genre: Historical Fiction Format: eARC from Netgalley RATING: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐/5 Pub date: July 21, 2020 SYNOPSIS:… Continue reading ARC Review: The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel

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ARC Review: The Woman Before Wallis by Bryn Turnbull

This novel is the fictionalised story of the American divorcée who captured Prince Edward’s heart before he abdicated his throne for Wallis Simpson. Title: The Woman Before Wallis Author: Bryn Turnbull Publisher: MIRA Genre: Historical Fiction Format: eARC from Netgalley Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐/5 Pub date: July 21, 2020 SYNOPSIS: In the summer of 1926, when Thelma… Continue reading ARC Review: The Woman Before Wallis by Bryn Turnbull

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Top 10 Tuesday – Authors I’ve Read The Most Books By

Hey bookish friends! I haven't done a top 10 Tuesday in a little bit here. I just wasn't feeling any of the topics and didn't want to force it! Does that happen to anyone else? I really need to feel a spark with the prompt in order to do it... otherwise I feel like a… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday – Authors I’ve Read The Most Books By

Book Reviews

Review: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

Ambition will fuel him. Competition will drive him. But power has its price. Title: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes Author: Suzanne Collins Publisher: Scholastic Press Genre: YA, Dystopian Format: Physical book RATING: ⭐⭐⭐⭐/5 SYNOPSIS: It is the morning of the reaping that will kick off the tenth annual Hunger Games. In the Capital, eighteen-year-old… Continue reading Review: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

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Asking Bookstagram: Listening to Audio Books

Hello everyone 😊 For this month's 'asking bookstagram' post I had SO MANY responses from all of my fabulous IG followers! I am just loving this monthly feature on my blog. It is such a fun time learning what people think about different topics! This month the bookish question I asked everyone was...... Do you… Continue reading Asking Bookstagram: Listening to Audio Books

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ARC Review: The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles

Based on the true World War II story of the American Library in Paris, an unforgettable novel about the power of books and the bonds of friendship—and the ordinary heroes who can be found in the most perilous times and the quietest places. - Simon & Schuster Title: The Paris Library Author: Janet Skeslien Charles… Continue reading ARC Review: The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles

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ARC Review: Chosen Ones by Veronica Roth

Five twenty-something heroes famous for saving the world when they were teenagers must face even greater demons--and reconsider what it means to be a hero . . . by destiny or by choice. - Goodreads Title: Chosen Ones Author: Veronica Roth Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Genre: Fantasy Format: eARC from Netgalley RATING: ⭐⭐⭐⭐/5 SYNOPSIS: A… Continue reading ARC Review: Chosen Ones by Veronica Roth