Family Trust ~ Kathy Wang

Rating: 5/5 I hated the characters, hated the plot, but loved this book. Here's why. This novel focuses on four main characters, Stanley and his ex-wife Linda, and their two children, Kate and Denny, coming together around the concept of a family trust. Through their eyes, we see a myriad of side characters, but we … Continue reading Family Trust ~ Kathy Wang

The Goldfinch ~ Donna Tartt

Rating: 2/5 This book took me forever to read. If I had let the first half of the book get to me, I might not have finished it. However, that's not to say I shouldn't have put it down. After 33 hours on audio, I have finally finished this massive pointless tome. I still feel … Continue reading The Goldfinch ~ Donna Tartt

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes ~ Eleanor Coerr

Rating: 5/5 Sadako is a character I fell in love with. Her enthusiasm for life despite all odds filled me with hope. Sadako is a young girl living in Hiroshima. She is lively and athletic, a runner on her school's racing team. However, she is diagnosed with leukemia, and goes to the hospital for medicine. … Continue reading Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes ~ Eleanor Coerr

The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy ~ Mackenzi Lee

Happy Book Birthday to The Lady's Guide by Makenzi Lee! Rating: 5/5 The Lady's Guide was even more awesome than Lee's last book! Felicity Montague has been living in Edinburgh with her baker friend, Callum. Unfortunately for her, he proposes, giving her an ultimatum of accepting his proposal or moving out of the house. Her … Continue reading The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy ~ Mackenzi Lee