Book Review: Every Last Lie by Mary Kubica

There’s a hand on my elbow; his hat is in his hands. He steps inside my home, sure to cling to me so that he can brace Felix’s soft spot should I fall. “There’s been an accident, ma’am,” he says again. Just days after giving birth to her son, Felix, Clara is on the receiving … Continue reading Book Review: Every Last Lie by Mary Kubica

Books and Virtual Reality- via BookRiot

The possibilities for a coexistence and possible flourishing partnership between literature and virtual reality are explored. Read voraciously.

Book Review: The Vegetarian by Han Kang

Her profile swam toward me out of the darkness. I took in her eyes, bright but not feverish, as her lips slowly parted. "I had a dream." Desperate to keep the vicious nightmares at bay, Yeong-hye renounces the consumption of meat. To her, eating meat represents the violence that plagues the world and she is … Continue reading Book Review: The Vegetarian by Han Kang

Subscription Box Review: Inspired Book Club

Inspired Book Club is a monthly subscription box that specializes in one thing: inspiration. The box comes filled with items meant to lift your mood and calm your mind. Every month you will receive one book and 4-6 surprise items and if that isn't enough you can also use the code FREEGIFT to receive an … Continue reading Subscription Box Review: Inspired Book Club

Book Review: The Lost Letter by Jillian Cantor

The sudden cold butt of the gun against her temple surprised her. She didn't even let out a cry before the man grabbed her arm, and the letters fell from her hands, onto the unblemished snow. In Austria in 1938 the Nazi party is gaining a foot-hold and Kristoff is forced to witness Jewish families … Continue reading Book Review: The Lost Letter by Jillian Cantor

Instagram Giveaway: The Light We Lost + tea, candle and more

Hey blogosphere! I'm hosting a giveaway on my Instagram account @readvoraciously to share the must-read The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo (check out my review here). You will also win a bag of tea from Cozy Leaf, a rosemary lemon candle from Slow North and a packet of honey sticks from Bee Local. To enter see the rules in the caption … Continue reading Instagram Giveaway: The Light We Lost + tea, candle and more

Book Review: Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan

He was a shattered young man, Lydia often thought, haunted but harmless— a dust bunny blowing through the corners of the store. She liked having him around. “Joey?” The third floor was dim and peaceful. Lydia stepped into a familiar warren of tall wooden shelves and followed their angles and branches into different alcoves and … Continue reading Book Review: Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan