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 →

Friday Reads: If We Were Villains

For this week’s Friday Reads, I decided to feature one of my current reads: If We Were Villains by M. L. Rio I'm hoping this dramatic campus novel will give me some of the same feels as Donna Tartt's The Secret History. So far I'm enjoying being swept up in this suspenseful, character-driven murder mystery. Keep scrolling to... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesdays- October 4, 2017

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next?   Currently reading: The Medievalist by Anne-Marie Lacy, Voyager by Diana Gabaldon, Dragonwyck by Anya Seton  I'm really enjoying my Netgalley ARC of... Continue Reading →

Austen in August: Contemporay Fiction Review

For Austen in August, I read two contemporary fiction novels with Austen themes: Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld and The Austen Escape by Katherine Reay. Unfortunately, I didn't love either of these Austen related reads... Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld   This modern retelling of Pride and Prejudice is the fourth installment in the Austen Project Series, a series in which six contemporary... Continue Reading →