Review: The Sea Before Us by Sarah Sundin

After losing her mother and two brothers, Dorothy dedicates herself to her father and her service at the Wren, the Women’s Royal Naval Service. Her job gets more important when the D-Day approaches. As her office researches the photographs of France in order to create accurate maps and help planning the Allied invasion of Normandy….

Review: Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

This book set at the end of WWII and tells the stories of three women and their struggles to get back to normal lives. All of them carry a heavy baggage and go through different emotions; try to take responsibility and forgive, to move on and forget. They have different regrets and learned different lessons…

Review: The Taster by V.S. Alexander

Magda flees Berlin and leaves her parents behind to a much safer town in Southern Germany. Her uncle and aunt, loyal Party members insist she finds a job that fits a good German woman. Soon she is offered a mysterious job, and taken to a secret residence in the German Alps. By arrival to Berghof,…

15 Romantic Books for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s day is approaching and if you need a hand in setting yourself on the romantic mood, I’m here to help! Here are some of my suggestions for the sweetest and most romantic novels.   Last Christmas in Paris by Hazel Gaynor, Heather Webb Evie Elliott says goodbye to her brother Will and their childhood friend Thomas Harding as…

Review: When Tides Turn by Sarah Sundin

When Tides Turn is the third and the last book in Waves of Freedom series. What was it about that woman that turned the tides of his will as surely as the moon? Quintessa Beaumont is tired of being seen as nothing but a pretty face. Time to time even her closest friends treat her…

My Top 10 Auto-Buy Authors

I guess everyone has a list of those authors they automatically buy without even look at the description. I know I do. Those authors have proven to me multiple times that I’m going to enjoy everything that is written by them. And with no exceptions, I get each and every book they publish. So, being…

Holocaust & WWII Books Recommendation

Hi, since today is the Holocaust Remembrance Day, and people are honoring the memory of six million European Jews were killed during WWII. I’ve had an idea to share with you some of my favorite books about the Jews during the war.   ◇   The Kommandant’s Girl by Pam Jenoff Emma and Jacob are newly wedded….

Review: Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

This novel follows the stories of three women during the World War II. Caroline Ferriday is a wealthy socialite lives a glamorous life in New York City. Despite living across the ocean from the war zone, she finds a way to be involved and take part in the war matter; she works at the French…

Review: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

  If I have learned anything in this long life of mine, it is this: in love we find out who we want to be; in war we find out who we are.” You know the feeling when you just finished a novel and you have a ton different thoughts and feelings, but you cannot…