Six Degrees of Separation: Lincoln in the Bardo to…

Another month is here, and time for another Six Degrees of Separation, a wonderful meme run by booksaremyfavouriteandbest in which you take a given title, and link through 6 books seeing where you end up. This month’s selection is Lincoln in the Bardo, a literary work that I recently reviewed. Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In … More Six Degrees of Separation: Lincoln in the Bardo to…

Book Review: The Revolution of Marina M by Janet Fitch

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: From the mega-bestselling author of White Oleander and Paint It Black, a sweeping historical saga of the Russian Revolution, as seen through the eyes of one young woman. St. Petersburg, New Year’s Eve, 1916. Marina Makarova is a young woman of privilege who aches to break free of the constraints … More Book Review: The Revolution of Marina M by Janet Fitch

ARC Review: A Well-Timed Murder by Tracee de Hahn (An Agnes Luthi Mystery #2)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: Swiss-American police officer Agnes Lüthi is on leave in Lausanne, Switzerland, recovering from injuries she sustained in her last case, when an old colleague invites her to the world’s premier watch and jewelry trade show at the grand Messe Basel Exhibition Hall. Little does Agnes know, another friend of hers, … More ARC Review: A Well-Timed Murder by Tracee de Hahn (An Agnes Luthi Mystery #2)

ARC Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: An English professor struggling for tenure discovers that her ex-fiancé has just become the president of her college—and her new boss—in this whip-smart modern retelling of Jane Austen’s classic Persuasion. Anne Corey is about to get schooled. An English professor in California, she’s determined to score a position on the … More ARC Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

Book Review: The Christie Curse by Victoria Abbott (A Book Collector Mystery #1)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In 1926, Agatha Christie disappeared—making headlines across the world—only to show up eleven days later at a spa under an assumed name. During those eleven days, did she have time to write a play? Jordan Kelly needs a new job and a new place to live. She’s back in Harrison … More Book Review: The Christie Curse by Victoria Abbott (A Book Collector Mystery #1)

Six Degrees of Separation: No 1 Ladies Detective Agency to…

I missed a few months of Six Degrees of Separation, but I’m back this month (just a little bit delayed…) and ready to see where the selection takes me! Six Degrees of Separation is a meme hosted by booksaremyfavouriteandbest where you take one title, and link through six other titles and see where you end … More Six Degrees of Separation: No 1 Ladies Detective Agency to…

Book Review: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In his long-awaited first novel, American master George Saunders delivers his most original, transcendent, and moving work yet. Unfolding in a graveyard over the course of a single night, narrated by a dazzling chorus of voices, Lincoln in the Bardo is a literary experience unlike any other—for no one but … More Book Review: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

ARC Review: The Girls in the Picture by Melanie Benjamin

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: An intimate portrait of the close friendship and powerful creative partnership between two of Hollywood’s earliest female superstars: Frances Marion and Mary Pickford. An enchanting new novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue and The Aviator’s Wife. Hollywood, 1914. Frances Marion, a young … More ARC Review: The Girls in the Picture by Melanie Benjamin