Recently read: We, by Yevgeny Zamyatin

We, by Yevgeny Zamyatin, is a dystopian novel where people are numbered not named, sex is managed via a pink ticket system, and every hour of the day is strictly controlled. Can you imagine every wall being made of glass? Zero privacy? Zamyatin did, back in 1924. Before Orwell's 1984. Well before the Hunger Games or… Continue reading Recently read: We, by Yevgeny Zamyatin

The Obernewtyn Chronicles

I Finished The Obernewtyn Chronicles! Capital F! Reading one through seven novels over the past few weeks has been an all-consuming epic adventure. Love to my husband for bearing with me. I gave him regular updates on the characters, all the while begging more time to spend with them. Eyes glistening, hugging my kindle. The… Continue reading The Obernewtyn Chronicles

Book Recommendation | The Time Traveler’s Wife

What a debut novel by Audrey Niffenegger! I know I'm late to the game, and many of these recommendations will be, but I'm a strong advocate of seeking out books that mean something to you, and this one has been on my to-read list for a while. When I spotted it in a second hand… Continue reading Book Recommendation | The Time Traveler’s Wife

Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth | Book Recommendation

A fairy tale retelling steeped in the history of 17th Century France and Renaissance Venice, where the tale of Rapunzel first began. How utterly beautiful. No wonder Kate Forsyth's Bitter Greens was the winner of the American Library Association (ALA) Award for Best Historical Novel. I just finished reading Bitter Greens and I absolutely adored it. It is a… Continue reading Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth | Book Recommendation