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 […]

I can’t wait for The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys!!!!!!! Can’t Wait Wednesday 07/03/2019

Hi dear friends, Can’t Wait Wednesday/Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Wishful Endings and was previously hosted by Breaking the Spine.   It was created to show off a future release that you are excited for. So what’s the  book? The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys Since I’ve listened to the audio Salt to the Sea I have […]

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys. 6 shattering stars! I am speechless yet have so much to say.

Synopsis World War II is drawing to a close in East Prussia and thousands of refugees are on a desperate trek toward freedom, many with something to hide. Among them are Joana, Emilia, and Florian, whose paths converge en route to the ship that promises salvation, the Wilhelm Gustloff. Forced by circumstance to unite, the […]