Reviews The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

I first picked up The Book Thief a few years ago, at a time in my life when I was going through some personal challenges and seeking solace in literature. The novel had been recommended to me by a close friend who knew I had an affinity for historical fiction and coming-of-age stories. Little did … Read more

Reviews Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

I first picked up Life After Life during a bout of insomnia one restless night. I had read some intriguing reviews describing it as an innovative, genre-bending work of historical fiction, and the premise of a woman living multiple lives immediately piqued my curiosity. Little did I know that this seemingly simple book would end … Read more

Reviews Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

It was a rainy Sunday afternoon when I first picked up Sebastian Faulks’ Birdsong. I had been meaning to read it for years, ever since a friend passionately recommended it as one of the most powerful and haunting novels about World War I. With the dreary weather outside, it seemed like the perfect time to … Read more