Category Archives: Reviews

Review: When Winter Comes

When Winter Comes by V.A. Shannon My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars I never thought I’d choose to read a book about the Donner Party but my love of history and historical fiction had me signing up for an ARC … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Just Need to Give Up

Maybe it is the years of reading for school that drill into us this compulsion to finish every book even when we aren’t enjoying it.  I am only now, nearly twenty years past my last Summer Reading assignment, able to … Continue reading

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Review: The Late Bloomers’ Club

The Late Bloomers’ Club by Louise Miller My rating: 4.75 of 5 stars It has been some months since I’ve read a novel that spoke to me as deeply as this one. As in her first novel, The City Baker’s … Continue reading

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Review: 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die

1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List by James Mustich My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Thank you to NetGalley for the opportunity to read and review James Mustich’s 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die. There … Continue reading

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Review: If You Leave Me

If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim My rating: 3 of 5 stars When I received this ARC of If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim, I expected an account of life during and after the Korean War … Continue reading

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