The topic for this week is Top Ten Best Books I’ve Read So Far. I’ve read 21 books so far this year towards my goal of 50 (yikes!), and those are the books that I’m choosing from for this post, no matter the genre or pub date! As usual, this weekly meme is courtesy of… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books I’ve Read So Far
Rating: 4/5 Genre: Historical fiction, mystery Themes: War, adoption, family Summary: (From Goodreads): Sunday September 3rd 1939. At the moment Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain broadcasts to the nation Britain’s declaration of war with Germany, a senior Secret Service agent breaks into Maisie Dobbs’ flat to await her return. Dr. Francesca Thomas has an urgent assignment for Maisie:… Continue reading Book Review: “In This Grave Hour” by Jacqueline Winspear
The topic for this week is Top Ten Series I’ve Been Meaning to Start but Haven’t. As usual, this weekly meme is courtesy of the amazing blog, The Broke and the Bookish so make sure to check out their own Top Ten Tuesday list!
Rating: 5/5 Genre: Fiction, dystopian. Themes: Power, language, control
The topic for this week is Top Ten Most Anticipated Books For the Second Half of 2017. As usual, this weekly meme is courtesy of the amazing blog, The Broke and the Bookish so make sure to check out their own Top Ten Tuesday list!
Author: Gabourey Sidibe Title: This is Just My Face Genre: Autobiography, Memoir Theme: race, religion, self-acceptance
Author: Benjamin Ludwig Title: Ginny Moon Genre: Fiction Theme: children, autism, challenges, adoption Summary: (From Goodreads) Told in an extraordinary and wholly unique voice that will candidly take you into the mind of a curious and deeply human character. For the first time in her life, Ginny Moon has found her “forever home”—a place where she’ll be safe and protected,… Continue reading Book Review: “Ginny Moon” by Benjamin Ludwig