The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood Book Review

Synopsis Genre: Historical, Canadian Lit, Sci-fi, Contemporary, Literary Fiction β€œThe only way you can write the truth is to assume that what you set down will never be read. Not by any other person, and not even by yourself at some later date. Otherwise, you begin excusing yourself. You must see the writing as emerging … Continue reading The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood Book Review

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