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