Blurb: "Horizontal Collaboration" is a term used to describe the sexual and romantic relationships that some French women had with members of the occupying German forces during World War II. In this poignant, female-centered graphic novel created by writer/artist duo Carole Maurel and Mademoiselle Navie, the taboo of "sleeping with the enemy" is explored… Continue reading Horizontal Collaboration Blog Tour
Synopsis: Introducing an epic new trilogy from Taran Matharu, author of the New York Times–bestselling Summoner series. Throughout history, people have vanished with no explanation. A group of teenagers are about to discover why. Cade is settling into a new boarding school, contemplating his future, when he finds himself transported to another realm. He soon… Continue reading The Chosen – Blog Tour
GoodReads: Emerging out of the 1940-1941 London Blitz, the drama of these two short works, a novel and a memoir, comes from the courage and endurance of ordinary people met in the factories, streets and lodging houses of a city under bombardment. Inez Holden's novella Night Shift follows a largely working-class cast of characters for… Continue reading Blitz Writing ARC Review
We actually had like two HUGE hauls but it was so ridiculous I didn't even bother sharing because we deserved to be in timeout after those sprees. But it looks like we kinda mostly got it out of our system, slowly I'll update the list on the Charity shop page to less publicly shame myself… Continue reading Charity Shop Finds!
**Thanks to Kelly from BookGlow for sending me these two copies to read and review, in exchange for my honest review** GoodReads Blurb: From USA Today featured novelist and Western Writers of America Spur award finalist Milana Marsenich, The Swan Keeperis an historical, coming-of-age novel set in 1920s Montana. On her eleventh birthday, Lilly’s family visits the Cattail… Continue reading Mini Reviews
Thank you B. Jeanne Shibahara for sending this book to me! I am providing my honest review to you all on my blog in exchange! GoodReads Blurb: “In Japan...everywhere...red strings tie all people we meet together. Some strings are weak. Some have tangles. Some strong.” Meryl—Vietnam War widow—misses her grown son, feels left out after… Continue reading Kaerou Time to Go Home Review
Hey all It's Sunday, I'm picking my daughter up from her Brownies trip and yesterday we had an unexpected charity shop spree. We went to one but it was just choc-full of amazing books. So. We did it. That was our adventurous thing to do while the daughter is away, buy books. Also, I forgot… Continue reading Charity Shop Finds!