It’s a fucking innuendo, really. All the puns intended. 😅 So you might like to think this just meant I spent all my time outside of work reading the book. No. I didn’t finish it faster. I had lots of things I needed to get done, lots of things I failed to get done, and […]Continue reading "“Georgia Peaches” and my low-key favorite concept photography"
I finished a book trilogy — the first novel trilogy I’ve completed. It’s such a Big Deal I’ve brought in the first-letter drop-cap class (albeit visible only with wider screens). A Name Unknown reeled me in, even though I disliked White’s writing style. A Song Unheard proved White’s storytelling and writing style are two different […]Continue reading "An Hour Unspent // the end of the Shadows Over England trilogy"
🐰 soft plot
💓 Amish romance
💤 naturally drowsy
World War I is fast approaching in Shadows Over England now, and A Song Unheard puts readers amidst the terror as both a Belgium refugee and victim.
Previously reviewed books in the Shadows Over England series:Continue reading "“A Song Unheard” by Roseanna M. White"
I didn’t finish this book, so I didn’t rate it. Even though I wanted to like it, I think perhaps this book is meant for an audience that does not include me.Continue reading "“Jacqueline Willoughby” by Schuyler Randall"
You know those movies that are hard to watch for incomprehensible reasons? Many Sparrows is one of those books.Continue reading "Many Sparrows // white-washing under the guise of "Christian names""
In “A Plain Leaving”, the story of a Revolutionary War-era ancestor aids Jessica Bachman in choosing her path—stay in the Englisch world, or return home as an Amish woman—after she’s called home in the aftermath of her father’s death.Continue reading "“A Plain Leaving” by Leslie Gould"
“The Proving” is an Amish fiction novel about a woman named Mandy who left the Amish life for the English world and is pulled back to it after her mother’s passing led to her inheriting a B&B in Lancaster County—with a catch, of course. Tension between two sisters arise, and Jane of the English world reveals what she loved best.Continue reading "“The Proving” by Beverly Lewis"
Based on a true story and set in the 1870s, “All She Left Behind” tells the story of Jennie, one of the first female doctors in the US, and the legacy she left behind. 👩⚕️Continue reading "All She Left Behind // this made me cry"