Tag: 5 Star Books

The Moon is Down ~ John Steinbeck

If you have ever needed a book that spoke to both the oppressed and the oppressor, the invaded and the invader, The Moon is Down by John Steinbeck is the book you need. The Moon is Down is about a small village that becomes… Continue Reading “The Moon is Down ~ John Steinbeck”

Kingdom of Ice and Bone ~ Jill Criswell

“Forever is meaningless if you must spend it without the one you love.” Lira Let me start by telling you all that this book has caused me a major reading hangover. It is book #2 in the Frozen Sun Sage, but it read so… Continue Reading “Kingdom of Ice and Bone ~ Jill Criswell”

The Tourist Attraction ~ Sarah Morgenthaler

This book kickstarted me on a mini-romance binge. Picture this – December, mid reading slump, and a need for something fun to read. The Tourist Attraction was everything I needed it to be! Synopsis: (Taken from Goodreads) When Graham Barnett named his diner The… Continue Reading “The Tourist Attraction ~ Sarah Morgenthaler”

Circe by Madeline Miller

This is what it means to swim in the tide, to walk the earth and feel it touch your feet. This is what it means to be alive. Circe by Madeline Miller I love books that are based on elements of mythology. It is… Continue Reading “Circe by Madeline Miller”

The Deep ~ Rivers Solomon

I picked up this title on a kindle deal because I knew that it had to deal with mermaids! Little did I know how unique this book really was. Synopsis: via Goodreads Yetu holds the memories for her people—water-dwelling descendants of pregnant African slave… Continue Reading “The Deep ~ Rivers Solomon”