Book Review

Blog Tour – The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

Today is my stop at the blog tour for The Survivors by Kate Furnivall and I am so excited to share my review with you! Synopsis: ‘Directly I saw him, I knew he had to die.’     Germany, 1945. Klara Janowska and her daughter Alicja have walked for weeks to get to Graufeld Displaced Persons camp.… Continue reading Blog Tour – The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

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We Must Be Brave by Frances Liardet

Synopsis: December, 1940. As German bombs fall on Southampton, the city’s residents flee to the surrounding villages. In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly-married Ellen Parr finds a girl sleeping, unclaimed at the back of an empty bus. Little Pamela, it seems, is entirely alone. Ellen has always believed she does not want children, but… Continue reading We Must Be Brave by Frances Liardet

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A Couple of Quick Reviews: The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley and The Nordic King by Karina Halle

The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley 4 out of 5 amazing stars Beautiful, emotional, so romantic, so well written, so well researched, it leaves you wanting more and more. It makes you appreciate the fact that a book should be written like this, all books should be written like this! This is what Susanna’s books… Continue reading A Couple of Quick Reviews: The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley and The Nordic King by Karina Halle

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The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

5 out of 5 stars! Synopsis: A beautiful new limited edition paperback of The Song of Achilles, published as part of the Bloomsbury Modern Classics list The god touches his finger to the arrow's fletching. Then he breathes, a puff of air - as if to send dandelions flying, to push toy boats over water.… Continue reading The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

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The Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley

5 out of 5 stars! Synopsis: When Eva's film star sister Katrina dies, she leaves California and returns to Cornwall, where they spent their childhood summers, to scatter Katrina's ashes and in doing so return her to the place where she belongs. But Eva must also confront the ghosts from her own past, as well… Continue reading The Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley

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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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Midnight Hunter by Brianna Hale (a quick review)

Synopsis: He’s hunting me, and there’s nowhere to run. East Berlin, 1963. I thought I understood the consequences of trying to flee to the West. Death. Imprisonment without trial. Instead I’m being hunted by the most dangerous man in the city, secret police officer Reinhardt Volker. Now I’m his prize, no longer a traitorous factory… Continue reading Midnight Hunter by Brianna Hale (a quick review)

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Blog Tour / Book Review: The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale

I can scarcely contain my excitement as it is my stop today on the blog tour for The Toymakers. I cannot tell you enough how absolutely enchanted I was by this book and how The Toymakers is one of the best books I have ever read. Synopsis: Do you remember when you believed in magic?… Continue reading Blog Tour / Book Review: The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale

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My Russian Classics Collection

If you follow me on my social media, mainly IG and Twitter, you would notice a theme, and that is my love for all things Russia related. It doesn't matter if it is travelling, food, or TV shows, I love them. But most of all, I have this obsession for Russian classics and all the… Continue reading My Russian Classics Collection

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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