5 star reads - Courtney

(AudioBook) The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will be busier still.By her brother's graveside, Liesel's life is changed when she picks up a single object, partially hidden in the snow. It is The Gravedigger's Handbook, left behind there by accident, and it is her first… Continue reading (AudioBook) The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

5 star reads - Courtney

This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger

1932, Minnesota—the Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan named Odie O’Banion, a lively boy whose exploits earn him the superintendent’s wrath. Forced to flee, he and his brother Albert, their best friend… Continue reading This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger

5 star reads - Courtney

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

Madrid, 1957. Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain under the welcoming promise of sunshine and wine. Among them is eighteen-year-old Daniel Matheson, the son of an oil tycoon, who arrives in Madrid with his parents hoping to connect with… Continue reading The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

Book Reviews - Sarah

Book Review // The Vanished Bride by Bella Ellis

Before they became legendary writers, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Brontë, and Anne Brontë were detectors in this charming historical mystery... Yorkshire, 1845. A young wife and mother has gone missing from her home, leaving behind two small children and a large pool of blood. Just a few miles away, a humble parson's daughters--the Brontë sisters--learn of… Continue reading Book Review // The Vanished Bride by Bella Ellis

5 star reads - Courtney

(AudioBook) The Hearts Invisible Furies by John Boyne

Cyril Avery is not a real Avery or at least that’s what his adoptive parents tell him. And he never will be. But if he isn’t a real Avery, then who is he? Born out of wedlock to a teenage girl cast out from her rural Irish community and adopted by a well-to-do if eccentric… Continue reading (AudioBook) The Hearts Invisible Furies by John Boyne

Book Reviews - Adrianne

Review: Courting Darkness by Robin Lafevers (e-ARC)

Hellooo lovelies! Happy Wednesday! I'd just like it to be known that this review is doubling as my March wrap-up because literally I only read this book. Death wasn’t the end, it was only the beginning… Sybella has always been the darkest of Death’s daughters, trained at the convent of Saint Mortain to serve as his justice.… Continue reading Review: Courting Darkness by Robin Lafevers (e-ARC)

Wrap Ups - Adrianne

I ACTUALLY had Time to Read (January Wrap Up)

Helloo lovelies! Happy Saturday. As always, I wish I were curled up on the couch with my doggo, but more than likely I'm in the office staring at a computer screen. Now, this wasn't the post I'd planned on posting today. Wednesday was going to be my wrap up post and today was going to be… Continue reading I ACTUALLY had Time to Read (January Wrap Up)

Book Reviews - Adrianne

Review: (Audiobook)The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty

Hellooo lovelies! Sorry for the missing Wednesday post. I thought I'd written something up, but it turns out it was my mind playing tricks on me. By the time I noticed I was shoulder deep in some serious researching at work. With that being said though, I'm coming at you this lovely, cloudy Saturday with… Continue reading Review: (Audiobook)The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty