Book Review: This is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp

This is where it ends

This is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp
Rating: 3/5
Method Read: Hardcover

This Is Where It Ends

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Book Review: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

The Wrath and the Dawn

The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

Rating:4/5

Method Read: Hardcover

The Wrath and the Dawn (The Wrath and the Dawn, #1)

The Wrath and the Dawn is a retelling of Arabian Nights told from the point of view of Shahrzd, a young girl who volunteers to marry the Caliph despite knowing the dangers such a mariage presents.

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Book Review: Bread and Wine by Shauna Niequist

Bread and Wine: A Love Letter to Life Around the Table
by Shauna Niequist
Rating: 4/5
Method Read: Audiobook via Scribd

Bread and Wine: A Love Letter to Life Around the Table with Recipes

One part memoir, one part cookbook with a dash of short stories thrown in for good measure, Bread and Wine is one of the most enjoyable books I have read in a long time. Niequist has a way of making you, the reader, feel valued from the first page and goes on talking to you like a trusted, old friend right until the end.

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Book Review: Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward

Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward

Method Read: Audible Audiobook

Rating: 4/5

Men We Reaped: A Memoir

I heard about Men We Reaped on the Book Riot Podcast, “a weekly news and talk show about what’s new, cool, and worth talking about in the world of books and reading.” The hosts described Ward’s book as “important,” a description that I didn’t quite understand until I started reading it.

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