Book Review: Seven Days of Us by Francesca Hornak

Seven Days of Us, Francesca Hornak Published October 17th 2017 Imagine a Christmas in which you are housebound with your family for an entire week, forbidden from having outside contact with any other people. This is precisely the situation the Birch family find themselves in, when they are quarantined for seven days at their English... Continue Reading →

Christmas Book Haul

Here are the lovely books I got for Christmas. Let me know if you've read any of these, and which ones I should read first!   The Far Cry, Emma Smith The Village, Marghanita Laski 84, Charing Cross Road, Helene Hanff (also includes The Duchess of Bloomsbury) Autumn, Ali Smith  Someone at a Distance, Dorothy Whipple The... Continue Reading →

Bookish Buzz: Penguin Hotline

This hotline bling can only mean one thing... personalized book recommendations from the book lovers at Penguin Random House!! If you are drawing a blank on what books to gift someone on your list this holiday season, it may be time to ask a Penguin. The famous Penguin Hotline is up and running, and it's... Continue Reading →

Stacking the Shelves- 11/25/17

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews and Reading Reality all about sharing the books we are adding to our shelves, whether physical or virtual. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas this week, with my latest addition:   Christmas: A Biography by Judith Flanders This will make for perfect festive... Continue Reading →