Black Swan Green by David Mitchell Book Review

Synopsis Genre: Coming Of Age, Contemporary, Literary Fiction, Young AdultΒ  β€œIf you show someone something you've written, you give them a sharpened stake, lie down in your coffin, and say, β€˜When you’re ready’." Mitchell does it again!! Are we really surprised that I ended up really enjoying this one… Set in the 1980s this coming … Continue reading Black Swan Green by David Mitchell Book Review

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton book Review

Synopsis Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery β€œEvery woman is the architect of her own fortune.” A stunning debut novel Β I was in awe of the individual parts of this story that were put together so meticulously to form an overall stunning narrative. It was kind of intimidating when I first acquired it to be honest because … Continue reading The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton book Review

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern book review (Le Cirque des RΓͺves)

β€œThe circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply thereΒ when yesterday it was not.” Source of Image Synopsis Genre: Fantasy, Magical Realism, Historical Fiction Β  Sighs Heavily I fear that this review won’t do justice to the brilliance of what Erin Morgenstern has created. This is the embodiment of elegance and elevating … Continue reading The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern book review (Le Cirque des RΓͺves)

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry book review (A Book about Books)

Synopsis Genre; Realistic Fiction, Books About Books, Contemporary β€œSometimes books don't find us until the right time.” I am a mess right now, talk about the right book at the right time. Everything about it was near perfection. I can’t believe it took me so long to actually get to it but alas I have finally … Continue reading The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry book review (A Book about Books)

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler book review

Synopsis Genre: Contemporary, Literary Fiction, Family Drama Charming. An absolute delight and one accurate depiction of family relationships, human emotions and life like characters. I am still in awe at the experience and I think it will stay with me for a very very long time. β€œBut it was easier, somehow, to reflect on them … Continue reading A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler book review

The Road by Cormac Mcarthy book review

Synopsis Genre: Horror, Dystopian, Adult Fiction, modern classic β€œPeople were always getting ready for tomorrow. I didn't believe in that. Tomorrow wasn't getting ready for them. It didn't even know they were there.” Finally sitting down to review this modern classic and after finishing it 4 days ago I am still haunted by the atmosphere. … Continue reading The Road by Cormac Mcarthy book review