The Poisonwood Bible ~ Barbara Kingsolver

Rating: 3/5 I'm not sure if this book just wasn't meant for me or if it was perhaps because I took such a long break from this book (almost 6 months! yikes!), but I didn't enjoy this book as much as I was expecting. I've read three of Kingsolver's books now, and I found I … Continue reading The Poisonwood Bible ~ Barbara Kingsolver


Watersnakes ~ Tony Sandoval

Rating: 4/5 This is definitely one of the weirdest and most beautiful graphic novels I've ever read. Mila is a bored teenager, but this summer she encounters a magical person named Agnes, and the things she thinks she knows unfurl as she enters a new reality. Agnes is a ghost, and she's the only one … Continue reading Watersnakes ~ Tony Sandoval

An Elderly Lady is Up to No Good ~ Helene Tursten

  Rating: 3/5 This noir short story collection follows an elderly woman named Maud. She has lived in her building for 88 years of her life with her mother and sisters before they died. When the apartment building was bought by her landlord, she received a contract to live there rent-free for the remainder of … Continue reading An Elderly Lady is Up to No Good ~ Helene Tursten