I wasn’t sure what to expect with this book – but it covers a time I’m intrigued by, but don’t know much about. Post Russian Revolution, while much of the West is celebrating the booming economy and a return to life post war, Moscow is very different. Continue reading
I ran through the first season of The Crown on Netflix at a surprising pace. And I felt like it left me with a cliff hanger, as any quality show would now. But this is based on real life. I went in search of a biography and in looking through search results this book jumped out at me. It says right on Amazon this book is for anyone who loved The Crown. Perfect. Continue reading
The Land of Enchantment is a journey through a tortured romance, an emotionally abusive relationship, and a first love. Continue reading
My first Book of the Month club box arrived! It came with a tote, a wine koozie, and a book mark.
I’m pretty excited to get started with All the Ugly and Wonderful Things too! If you’re looking for bookish box, I’d like to suggest this one – it’s been around since 1926. (Fun fact: my grandpa got most his books from Book of the Month.)
I joined Book of the Month after getting a discount code for a three month trial. And then I had to pick between five books – which took some time!
A couple amazing things I quickly learned: Continue reading
Told as a flash back, it opens in modern day with a woman traveling in India with her granddaughter. You are quickly brought into the stories of several young women preparing to leave Australia by Royal Navy ship. Continue reading