The Buried Giant ~ Kazuo Ishiguro

Rating: 3/5 I have to say, I'm more a fan of Never Let me Go than I am of The Buried Giant. Personally, The Buried Giant is not quite my genre. This historical fiction/fantasy is a tale set in the UK with Saxons and Britons, during Sir Gawain's era and shortly after the fall of … Continue reading The Buried Giant ~ Kazuo Ishiguro


Dread Nation ~ Justina Ireland

Happy Book Birthday to Dread Nation! Rating: 5/5 From the depths of the South in the Civil War area comes an uprising of Shamblers, also known as zombies. Who will stop them? Of course the logical conclusion would be to draft Native American and black children into a zombie fighting army, right? This alternative history … Continue reading Dread Nation ~ Justina Ireland

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet ~ Jamie Ford

Rating: 4/5 Alternating between Henry as a boy growing up in 1942 WWII and Henry as a middle aged man in 1986, Ford's novel is a beautiful historical fiction that hit me right in the feels. This book is sweet and romantic while reminding readers of tragedies of the past. The star-crossed interracial childhood lovers … Continue reading Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet ~ Jamie Ford