The Girl He Used To Know by Tracey Garvis Graves. Review of a delicate and moving audiobook

Synopsis What if you had a second chance at first love?Annika Rose likes being alone. She feels lost in social situations, saying the wrong thing or acting the wrong way. She just can’t read people. She prefers the quiet solitude of books or playing chess to being around others. Apart from Jonathan. She liked being […]

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys. Review of a profound and enlightening book!

Synopsis Madrid, 1957. Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain under the welcoming guise of sunshine and wine. Among them is eighteen-year-old Daniel Matheson, the son of a Texas oil tycoon, who arrives in Madrid with his parents hoping to […]

The Reckless Oath We Made by Bryn Greenwood was simply brilliant! It should never have worked yet it shines!

Synopsis A provocative love story between a tough Kansas woman on a crooked path to redemption and the unlikeliest of champions, from the New York Times bestselling author of All the Ugly and Wonderful Things. Zee is nobody’s fairy tale princess. Almost six-foot, with a redhead’s temper and a shattered hip, she has a long […]

The Dragon Republic by RF Kuang. Review of a brilliant book that I don’t know if I hate or love.

Synopsis The searing follow-up to 2018’s most celebrated fantasy debut – THE POPPY WAR.In the aftermath of the Third Poppy War, shaman and warrior Rin is on the run: haunted by the atrocity she committed to end the war, addicted to opium, and hiding from the murderous commands of her vengeful god, the fiery Phoenix. […]

Moti on the Water by Leylah Attar is THE romcom you NEED to read if you have to try one! Review of a book that is SO MUCH MORE than a “simple” romcom.

Synopsis A Greek family. An Indian family. A summer wedding on the Aegean coast… Meet Moti Ferreira—spectacularly jinxed from the day she’s born. Saddled with an eccentric mother, she stumbles upon the one man who holds the key to her freedom—the best man at her cousin’s upcoming wedding. All Moti has to do is overcome […]

Birthday by Meredith Russo. Mini review for a giant book. A tsunami of feels and a deep empathy and understanding for Morgan.

Synopsis Boyhood meets The Sun Is Also a Star in this unconventional love story by award-winning author Meredith Russo!Two kids, Morgan and Eric, are bonded for life after being born on the same day at the same time. We meet them once a year on their shared birthday as they grow and change: as Eric […]