Category Archives: HIstory

Book Review: All The Light We Cannot See

Author: Anthony Doerr Published: January 15th 2015 by Fourth Estate (First published May 6th 2014) Blurb: Marie Laure lives with her father in Paris within walking distance of the Museum of Natural History where he works as the master of … Continue reading

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Book Review: A School For Unusual Girls

Author: Kathleen Baldwin Published: May 19th 2015 by Tor Teen Blurb: It’s 1814. Napoleon is exiled on Elba. Europe is in shambles. Britain is at war on four fronts. And Stranje House, a School for Unusual Girls, has become one … Continue reading

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Book Review: Paths of Glory

Author: Jeffrey Archer Published: March 3rd 2009 by St. Martin’s Press (First published January 1st 2009) Blurb (taken from Goodreads): Some people have dreams that are so magnificent that if they were to achieve them, their place in history would … Continue reading

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Book Review: Edith From Wessex: Wife of Otto the Great- A Medieval Queen

Author: Regine Sondermann Published: April 7th 2016 Blurb: “You’d like to love me, but you don’t really know me.” With these words, Queen Edith begins to speak to us, as if she were still able to address us, though she … Continue reading

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Book Recommendation: I Wish I Knew That: U.S. Presidents

Edited by: Patricia A. Halbert Published: February 2nd 2012 by Readers Digest (First published February 1st 2012) I’ve been interested lately in broadening my horizons and reading non-fiction book, so I picked this small, handy book off my TBR pile … Continue reading

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