First things first: The writing, descriptions, and plot were mesmerizing to me. I’m still thinking about the Wood. I read this for the BabblingBooks April book club! I already knew I wanted to read it, so it was great timing. Book information and recommendations before continuing: You will find this in the adult section. It could… Continue reading Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik
When one of your kids has been home from school sick for days, you just share bookish moments and nothing too wordy! These are some of my recent moments.
My own note: I’m happy to be part of this book blog tour. I hope you’ll be interested in reading this book after reading below! I personally love historical fiction and I don’t know as much about the 1820s in New England as I probably should. So along with enjoying the storyline of 14 year… Continue reading Blog Tour Excerpt & Giveaway: A Buss from Lafayette
On a family trip during spring break, I bought this book at the local Barnes and Noble. I love buying some ordinary things as souvenirs—ordinary in the sense that I could buy this in my own city too. But knowing I bought it while away attaches extra significance and memories to it. There is nothing ordinary… Continue reading Currently Reading + TBR Progress
This artist is new to me, but his work is old. I love the vibe, the colors, and the scenes. The above art reminds me of some of the story I’ve been writing. “The artist Pavel Šimon (Prague, 16. 6. 1920 – 26. 6. 1958) was educated at the Academy of Fine-Arts in Prague. He… Continue reading Art that inspires stories