Mini Reviews #6: Recent Reads Edition

Hey everyone! It feels as if I've neglected my precious little blog because I haven't been very active on here. Work is keeping busy so there isn't a lot of time for blogging. My priority when I get home is getting to bed by 10:00 p.m. However, I managed to finished a few books recently…

Review: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah // I Cried So Much

THE GREAT ALONE by Kristin HannahPublished February 6, 2018 by St. Martin's PressPage Count: 435Genre: Historical Fiction | AdultFormat: Ebook (Library copy)My Rating: 4/5 stars Alaska, 1974.Unpredictable. Unforgiving. Untamed.For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival.Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man. When he…

ARC Review: Circe by Madeline Miller

Title: Circe Author: Madeline Miller Publication date: April 8, 2018 Page count: Genre: Fantasy, Historical Fiction My Rating: 4 stars In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child--not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning…

Review: The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller Publication date: Sept. 2011 Genre: Fantasy | Historical Fiction My rating: ★★★★★ Achilles, "the best of all the Greeks," son of the cruel sea goddess Thetis and the legendary king Peleus, is strong, swift, and beautiful irresistible to all who meet him. Patroclus is an awkward young prince,…