Book Review | Circling the Sun by Paula McLain

Authour: Paula McLain Format: Advance Reader Copy, 361 pages Publication date: July 28th 2015 Publisher: Ballantine Books Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: Before reading Paula McLain’s Circling the Sun, I wasn’t entirely familiar with who Beryl Markham was or what she did. Additionally, I was only vaguely familiar with […]

Book Review | Confessions of a Texan in Tokyo by Grace Buchele Mineta

Authour: Grace Buchele Mineta Format: PDF, 188 pages Publication date: June 21st 2015 Publisher: Texan in Tokyo Press Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: Just last month, I reviewed Grace Buchele Mineta’s second comic book My Japanese Husband STILL Thinks I’m Crazy for my Words of Asia blog event and […]

Book Review | The Book of Wanderings: A Mother-Daughter Pilgrimage by Kimberly Meyer

Authour: Kimberly Meyer Format: Hardcover, 354 pages Publication date: March 24th 2015 Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: “Some say we are all pilgrims. Pilgrims, from the Latin peregrini–per, ‘through’; ager, ‘field, land, country.’ We’re wanderers and strangers, foreigners, aliens, exiles. We’re on a journey, […]

Book Review | Truly, Madly, Greekly by Mandy Baggot

Authour: Mandy Baggot Format: Advance Reader Copy, 331 pages Publication date: May 22nd 2015 Publisher: Bookouture Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: Fun fact, I never knew that there were all-inclusive resorts in other places besides the Caribbean. Anyways just like its resort setting, Truly, Madly, Greekly is a book […]