Book Haul (September 2016)

Since I didn’t do a book haul for August beware: This is going to be a huge one! I’ll start of in the chronological order in which I acquired the books and we’ll go on from there. So let’s do this: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton The Miniaturist has been on my radar for quite…

New Book Releases (August 2016)

It’s this time of the month again for us to check out some of the new book releases for the month of August! 🙂 Fiction All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood (release date: 9th of August) To start this month’s new releases and suggestions, we have a debut novel that sounds like a…

The Sealed Letter by Emma Donoghue (Book Review)

The Sealed Letter by Emma Donoghue My rating: 3 of 5 stars What this book is about: Emily “Fido” Faithful is walking down the streets of London, the last thing she expects to see is her once very dear friend, Helen Condrington accompanied by her friend, an army officer. Helen and Fido start building and…

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (Book Review)

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr My rating: 4 of 5 stars Find this and more book reviews on my blog: My Bookshelf Dialogues What this book is about: Marie-Laure went blind at the young age of six and since then she has learned to live and walk around her hometown in…

Work Like Any Other by Virginia Reeves (Book Review)

Work Like Any Other: A Novel by Virginia Reeves My rating: 3 of 5 stars What this book is about: Roscoe T Martin is and has always been interested in electricity but in rural Alabama in the 1920s in his wife’s farm where his family lives, there is not much electrical work to do. In…

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah (Book Review)

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah My rating: 4 of 5 stars What this book is about: Vianne and Antoinne live with their daughter Sophie just outside of Paris in a suburban town called Carriveau. Isabelle is Vianne’s younger sister. She is only 18 and already a rebel and a force of nature. When war is…