How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child ~ Sandra Uwiringiyimana

Rating: 10/10 A memoir from Sandra's perspective, How Dare the Sun Rise is the story of Uwiringiyimana's childhood in a war torn country and her family's immigration to the United States as refugees. Uwiringiyimana grew up in the DR of Congo and later moved to Rwanda as a refugee, ultimately emigrating to the us. She … Continue reading How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child ~ Sandra Uwiringiyimana

A Court of Wings and Ruin ~ Sarah J. MaasΒ 

Rating: πŸ˜πŸ˜­πŸ˜²πŸ˜‚πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜ I cannot begin to review ACOWAR without first reminding myself and you of it's predecessors, A Court of Thorns and Roses (ACOTAR) and A Court of Mist and Fury (ACOMAF). There will be spoilers. At this point, it simply cannot be helped. But believe me, there are so many themes, motives, nuances, there … Continue reading A Court of Wings and Ruin ~ Sarah J. MaasΒ 

The Dirty Life: on Farming, Food, and Love ~ Kristin Kimball

Rating: 7/10 I loved the story behind this memoir. What I didn't love so much was Kimball's writing style.  Kimball lived in New York in her early 20's, a typical young life of work and going out to bars and coffee shops. However, when she meets Mark, a young farmer, her life takes a turn. … Continue reading The Dirty Life: on Farming, Food, and Love ~ Kristin Kimball