Review: City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

In 1940, nineteen-year-old Vivian Morris has just been kicked out of Vassar College, owing to her lackluster freshman-year performance. Her affluent parents send her to Manhattan to live with her Aunt Peg, who owns a flamboyant, crumbling midtown theater called the Lily Playhouse. There Vivian is introduced to an entire cosmos of unconventional and charismatic … More Review: City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

Review: A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson

The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the murder, Pippa Fitz-Amobi isn’t so sure. When she chooses the case as the … More Review: A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson

My 2019 Summer TBR

The summer holidays begin in late-May for me, and last roughly until the beginning of August. I decided to compile a book bucket list I want to complete (or at least scratch off some books) over these months. I don’t believe for one minute I’ll get through ALL these by the end of summer, quite … More My 2019 Summer TBR

Review: Through the White Wood by Jessica Leake

The Bear and the Nightingale meets Frostblood in this lushly romantic and intensely imaginative historical fantasy from the author of Beyond a Darkened Shore! When Katya loses control of her power to freeze, her villagers banish her to the palace of the terrifying Prince Sasha in Kiev. Expecting punishment, she is surprised to find instead … More Review: Through the White Wood by Jessica Leake