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The Invisible Bridge
One of the best "family saga" books (set in WW2) that I have read in a long time. Rather lengthy, I decided to check out using my Kindle reader and it ...more
Sep 26, 2012
Sep 16, 2012
The Boy Who Dared
Excellent book for teens and adults alike. Strong and courageous boy, i'm glad that the author chose to write a story based on a real person's life in ...more
Oct 2011
Oct 01, 2011
Briar Rose
Different twist on holocaust fiction - quick read - I really liked this book!
Nov 27, 2008
Nov 28, 2008
Far to Go
Alison Pick has an unusual style of writing... not one of my favorites, but a good book.
Dec 20, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
Those Who Save Us
3.5 stars - Good Historical fiction about a German woman & her daughter during WWII.
Apr 21, 2009
Apr 12, 2009
People of the Book
Great novel about the travels of a very special book through history, from its discovery in war-torn Sarajevo in the 1990's back through time to its c ...more
Mar 19, 2009
Feb 07, 2009
The Book Thief
Awesome book, rich with lots of interesting/colorful characters. I really liked that the main character was in love with books & a German (non-Jew ...more
Apr 2008
Apr 02, 2008
A Thread of Grace
I wanted to like this book... couldn't keep my interest, took me almost 2 weeks to get through!
Mar 2009
Feb 07, 2009
Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children, # 1)
Such an unusual book full of bizarre pictures & an interesting story as well. Made me laugh in spots, don't know what that says about my humor, bu ...more
Jul 26, 2011
Jul 25, 2011
City of Women
Well written novel but for some reason I just didn't care about what happened to these characters enough to finish up the last third of the book.
May 13, 2014
Jan 11, 2014
The Reader
It was OK... just couldn't make it all the way to the end, I didn't care about the characters enough to finish it.
Apr 02, 2009
Apr 02, 2009
22 Britannia Road
Dec 25, 2011
Oct 27, 2011
Sarah's Key
Nov 14, 2010
Nov 13, 2010
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