Beautiful Book Haul

My latest Book Depository haul is too pretty not to share!   The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry    Jane Austen at Home by Lucy Worsley    Golden Hill by Francis Spufford     Have you read any of these beauties? 

6 Degrees of Separation- Shopgirl

The 6 Degrees of Separation meme is a monthly meme that explores the ways in which a chosen book can be linked to six other books. The June 2017 book is Shopgirl by Steve Martin. I haven't read this one, but I have seen the film version. My chain of six books features books about the art... Continue Reading →

20 Books of Summer Challenge

The 20 Books of Summer reading challenge is hosted by Cathy at 746 Books blog. The goal is to read 20 books between June 1st and September 3rd. Even though I don't think I'll be able to read quite that many, I thought this would be a fun challenge to attempt. I've been meaning to set... Continue Reading →

Historical Fiction Reviews

Their Finest by Lissa Evans (original title: Their Finest Hour and a Half) I've had this WWII historical novel on my TBR list for a while and decided to read it before I see the recent film adaptation. I have a thing for stories set on the British home front during WWII. Their Finest offers a... Continue Reading →