Book Review: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: It begins with a boy. Theo Decker, a thirteen-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an accident that kills his mother. Abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. Bewildered by his strange new home on Park Avenue, disturbed by schoolmates who don’t know how to … More Book Review: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Six Degrees of Separation: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland to…

Another month! Another Six Degrees of Separation! Six Degrees of Separation is a fun meme run by Kate at booksaremyfavouriteandbest where she gives us bloggers a title to start from, and we see where the title takes us! This meme is a lot of fun, and I’m always interested to see where this meme takes … More Six Degrees of Separation: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland to…

Book Review: Born A Crime by Trevor Noah

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime New York Times bestseller about one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his birth. Trevor … More Book Review: Born A Crime by Trevor Noah

Book Review: The Disappearing Spoon by Sam Kean

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: Why did Gandhi hate iodine (I, 53)? Why did the Japanese kill Godzilla with missiles made of cadmium (Cd, 48)? How did radium (Ra, 88) nearly ruin Marie Curie’s reputation? And why did tellurium (Te, 52) lead to the most bizarre gold rush in history? The periodic table is one of … More Book Review: The Disappearing Spoon by Sam Kean

Book Review: The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: A thrilling tale of secretaries turned spies, of love and duty, and of sacrifice—inspired by the true story of the CIA plot to infiltrate the hearts and minds of Soviet Russia, not with propaganda, but with the greatest love story of the twentieth century: Doctor Zhivago. At the height of the … More Book Review: The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott

Book Review: The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In the early 1900s, a young woman embarks on a fantastical journey of self-discovery after finding a mysterious book in this captivating and lyrical debut. In a sprawling mansion filled with peculiar treasures, January Scaller is a curiosity herself. As the ward of the wealthy Mr. Locke, she feels little different … More Book Review: The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow

Book Review: Dark Age by Pierce Brown (Red Rising Saga #5)

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Morning Star returns to the Red Rising universe with the thrilling sequel to Iron Gold. For a decade Darrow led a revolution against the corrupt color-coded Society. Now, outlawed by the very Republic he founded, he wages a rogue war on Mercury in … More Book Review: Dark Age by Pierce Brown (Red Rising Saga #5)