Book Reviews

This Terrible Beauty by Katrin Schauman

This Terrible Beauty by Katrin Schuman

January 10, 2020 9:04 am By Leave your thoughts

This Terrible Beauty, Katrin Schuman, Lake Union Publishing - Suspense seeps through each page of Katrin Schumann’s historical fiction novel, “The Terrible Beauty.” Her evocative characters maneuver through a grim life on the German island of Rügen during Hitler’s regime ...

A Boo of Bones by John Connolly

A Book of Bones by John Connolly

December 31, 2019 5:27 pm By Leave your thoughts

A Book of Bones, John Connolly, Emily Bestler Books - PI Charlie Parker has unfinished business. The destruction of the evil Familist cult’s church in the backwoods of Maine during his last adventure uncovered the scent of something far worse, something that threatens the nature of the world itself.

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Frances Hodgson Burnett edited by Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina

December 12, 2019 6:06 pm By Leave your thoughts

Frances Hodgson Burnett - The Library of America - Whenever you ask middle school readers what their favorite novel is, you’ll often hear “I love The Sercret Garden!” Possibly you’ll hear, “I love A Little Princess, too!” as both of these classic tales have been turned into big-budget movies with gorgeous settings and great acting in recent times.

The Other Windsor Girl by Georgie Blalock

The Other Windsor Girl by Georgie Blalock

December 12, 2019 5:49 pm By Leave your thoughts

The Other Windsor Girl, Georgie Blalock, William Morrow - Georgie Blalock’s novel, The Other Windsor Girl, is a fictional non-literary romance novel based on British royalty research. She focuses on Princess Margaret, daughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, second in line to the throne after sister Queen Elizabeth II.