Book Review: Love and Salt Water by Ethel Wilson

Title: Love and Salt Water Author: Ethel Wilson My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ Love and Salt Water. I really couldn’t think of a more fitting title for this book. Love. Salt Water. You could consider those to […]

Book Review: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

Title: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Author: Jamie Ford My Rating: ♥♥♥♥♥ On the surface, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet is an adorable love story. But at the same […]

Book Review: Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

Title: Cutting for Stone Author: Abraham Verghese My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ Cutting for Stone is a novel about Marion and Shiva Stone, twins who grow up in the environment of the Missing hospital in Ethiopia. Their […]

Book Review: The Conjoined by Jen Sookfong Lee

Title: The Conjoined Author: Jen Sookfong Lee My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ First, let me say that I really enjoyed this book. I just couldn’t wait to keep reading it to find out what was going to […]

Book Review: The Appetites of Girls by Pamela Moses Audiobook Review

Title: The Appetites of Girls (Audiobook) Author: Pamela Moses My Rating: ♥♥1/2 Francesca, Ruth, Opal and Setsu. These four girls couldn’t really be any more different from each other, yet they are thrown together as suite […]

Book Review: The Exclusives by Rebecca Thornton

Title: The Exclusives Author: Rebecca Thornton My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ My partner recently read The Exclusives and recommended it to me. She couldn’t put it down, and I found that I couldn’t either once I got […]

Book Review: Nostalgia by M. G. Vassanji

Title: Nostalgia Author: M. G. Vassanji My Rating: ♥♥♥ Nostalgia was the fifth book I read out of the eight that I have chosen to look at from the CBC Canada Reads 2017 Longlist. It’s […]

Book Review: Quantum Night by Robert J. Sawyer

Title: Quantum Night Author: Robert J. Sawyer My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ I picked this book from the Canada Reads 2017 longlist for a couple of reasons. First, I thought I had never read anything by Robert […]

Book Review: Knucklehead by Matt Lennox

Title: Knucklehead Author: Matt Lennox My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ I’ll admit I was skeptical when I started this book. It’s the second out of my eight picks from the Canada Reads 2017 longlist. The first one […]

Book Review: The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman

Title: The Light Between Oceans Author: M.L. Stedman My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ SPOILER ALERT: I found it impossible to write this review without giving away some aspects of the story that might be spoilers. You’ve been […]