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Blog Tour: Her Hidden Life by V.S. Alexander

Today is my stop at The Her Hidden Life by V.S. Alexander blog tour! I am so very excited to show you an excerpt and some info about this book. If you have been following me for a while you know I LOVE historical fictions. This book is just right up my alley! I finished… Continue reading Blog Tour: Her Hidden Life by V.S. Alexander

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Blog Tour / Book Review – Blue Night by Simone Buchholz (translated by Rachel Ward)

I am so glad it is my stop today at the blog tour for Blue Night. Thank you so much Anne and Orenda Books for sending me an advance copy of Blue Night and including me in this fabulous blog tour. Synopsis: After convicting a superior for corruption and shooting off a gangster’s crown jewels,… Continue reading Blog Tour / Book Review – Blue Night by Simone Buchholz (translated by Rachel Ward)

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The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Synopsis: I tattooed a number on her arm. She tattooed her name on my heart. In 1942, Lale Sokolov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival - scratching numbers into his fellow victims' arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent… Continue reading The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

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Obsessive-Bronze-Horseman-itis

If you have been following me for a while on my social media, you should know by now that I have a problem... Not only do I buy books or rather hoard them at a very alarming speed, (let's say at least 2-3 books a week... ), I am also obsessed with collecting different editions… Continue reading Obsessive-Bronze-Horseman-itis

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Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

One of my friends recently read Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys and her reaction to the book makes me want to make a post again about this book. I read this book at the end of 2016 and it has stayed with me ever since. The beautiful prose and the unique story telling… Continue reading Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

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From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon 

A huge congratulation to one of my favourite authors Amy Harmon! From Sand and Ash has made No.1 in Amazon this week! This book was one of my top read for 2016. Set in the period of Second World War in Italy, this book tells a story about evil and survival but most of all… Continue reading From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon 

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The Bear and The Nightingale by Katherine Arden

Wow ok! I am kind of lost of word for a moment as this book has seriously awed me in an absolutely AMAZING way! I don't quite know how to write this review as this book is not like anything I have read before! But trust me, this book is on my all time favourite… Continue reading The Bear and The Nightingale by Katherine Arden

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Six Days in Leningrad by Paullina Simons

Finished Six Days in Leningrand, the trip Paullina Simons took back to Russia, the first time since she left with her family for America when she was 10 years old. This book is EVERYTHING that I could have ever wanted. From before the trip to each day she spent in Leningrand, it is vivid, it… Continue reading Six Days in Leningrad by Paullina Simons

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We Were The Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter 

What a very very special book indeed. I finished this last night and my heart cannot be still, it is frantically trying to make senses of it all, trying not to be torn into million pieces and trying to process all that is in the book to tell. This book has no doubt become one… Continue reading We Were The Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter