I just finished this book, and I am utterly surprised and delighted! It’s the first time it’s published in English, and I was lucky to get my hands on it. At first, I didn’t know what to expect. And to be honest, the plot seemed even a bit boring. I couldn’t be more wrong! On … More A 200 page book that touched my soul: Soul Of The Border
Hello bookworm friends! Today is my stop at House Of Glass blog tour, and it’s a delight to talk about this book. I love historical fiction, but it’s double pleasure when it comes with gothic elements and a bit of mystery. So, that’s what this book is. By coincidence, I just read The Little Stranger … More House Of Glass by Susan Fletcher: Blog Tour
Probably you’ve seen quite a few historical fiction books on my blog, as it’s one of my favourite genres. I love to go back in time or travel to different parts of the world and get lost in those stories. Lucinda Riley’s Seven Sisters series is my favourite for many reasons, and I’ve done quite … More Big 5 stars to the 5th book: The Moon Sister
It took two decades for Zusak to write this novel. The Book Thief is pronounced as THE favourite book by many people, so I can understand the pressure of following it. But, hats off to this talented man, who wrote a novel that will stay with me for a long time. It’s one of those … More Worth the 10 year wait, Marcus Zusak is back!
Sarah Perry has done it again! She’s the writer of the very popular ‘The Essex Serpent’, and this book was one of my most anticipated releases of the year. I have a lot of feelings for this book. It’s one of those that makes you think about the writer, because you’re in awe of what … More Melmoth is going to haunt you down!
That’s how I’d describe After The Party in 3 words. A historical novel at the times of WW2. The main character isPhyllis and it’s told from her perspective in different time periods. The book opens in 1979 as Phyllis gets out of prison. The opening page totally got me sucked in, and is representative of … More Absorbing, evocative, intriguing: After The Party by Cressida Connolly
Yes, this book is the reason why I couldn’t read any other book, couldn’t sleep and drank hell a lot of coffee! It was the BEST book I read this year, one of the BEST books I read, ever! This book and I clicked from the first page. It was one of those books I knew … More The reason of my hurting eyes & coffee overdose: Seven Husbands Of Evelyn Hugo