Month: November 2017

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey: Review

The Snow Child

I bought The Snow Child after seeing the cover on Sarah Higbee’s post, Friday Faceoff and her review of this book. Couldn’t resist it, finished it in one long sleepless night. Worth it. Emotional, magical, absolutely beautiful.   A fairy tale told in a comparatively modern setting, this book left me in tears grabbing the edge of my …

Jane of Austin: A Novel of Sweet Tea and Sensibility by Hillary Manton Lodge: Review

Jane of Austin

Many have attempted to bring a modern version of Ms Austen’s works into life (remember Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, a commendable work?). Few have succeeded. I wanted a break from fantasy and thrillers. So, when I saw this book on Netgalley, I requested an ARC with great curiosity. The book was a delight. I …