99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne

I am more or less a mood reader. I switch off to lighter romantic reads when I’m on vacation or when I’m too pooped from numerous sad endings. So this is where 99 Percent Mine comes in: I needed a source of entertainment during a time when Netflix wasn’t a good option. The story isContinue reading “99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne”

How to Stop Time by Matt Haig

In Matt Haig’s How to Stop Time, we meet Tom Hazard, who is a really old man but just doesn’t look it. He’s lived through a lot of tough times over the centuries and consequently carries a lot of weight on his shoulders. He’s a pretty broken man. I didn’t love Tom, but I didContinue reading “How to Stop Time by Matt Haig”

The Ladies of Grace Adieu and Other Stories by Susanna Clarke

When I was in high school, my best friend lent me her copy of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, which I absolutely loved. I enjoyed the story, the writing, and the footnotes (!!!). I never quite found or read another book that I had enjoyed in the same way. Fast forward to (approximately) ten yearsContinue reading “The Ladies of Grace Adieu and Other Stories by Susanna Clarke”