The Shakespeare Requirement Reviewed | 3.5/5 Syllabi

The Shakespeare Requirement by Julie Schumacher The second book in Schumacher's humorous college campus series, following Professor Jason Fitger, now Chair of the Department of English. The Shakespeare Requirement by Julie Schumacher is the follow up novel to Dear Committee Members, centered around a pitiable English Professor, now Chair of his department, at Payne University, … Continue reading The Shakespeare Requirement Reviewed | 3.5/5 Syllabi

Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree Reviewed | 4.75/5 Baobab Trees

Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani A book based on the heartbreaking story of the 219 girls taken by the militant group Boko Haram in northern Nigeria. Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani is the story of a Nigerian girl who is kidnapped alongside her friend by Boko Haram, … Continue reading Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree Reviewed | 4.75/5 Baobab Trees

Top 5 Fictional Friendships | Top 5 Tuesdays

Another week has gone by and it's time again for Top 5 Tuedays. Please check out the lovely Shanah @ the Bionic Bookworm, who hosts this awesome Tuesday theme monthly. And the theme for this Tuesday is: Top 5 Fictional Friendships 👭 I was really looking forward to this theme coming around because I love … Continue reading Top 5 Fictional Friendships | Top 5 Tuesdays

Romanov Reviewed | 4/5 Matryoshka Dolls

Romanov by Nadine Brandes An historical fiction account of the last days of the Romanov family. Romanov - Nadine Brandes Romanov by Nadine Brandes is the story of Anastasia, Nastya, Romanov and her family as they are exiled to Siberia to await their fate at the hands of the Bolsheviks. The book weaves together fact … Continue reading Romanov Reviewed | 4/5 Matryoshka Dolls

Top 5 Books Set in Your Own Country | Top 5 Tuesdays

We're back again with Top 5 Tuesday! This lovely post is brought to you through the inspiration of Shanah @ the Bionic Bookworm, who has set the theme for this Tuesday to be: Books Set in Your Own Country! Needless to say, I had an easy/difficult time with this list, because I live in the … Continue reading Top 5 Books Set in Your Own Country | Top 5 Tuesdays

Beware the Night Reviewed | 2.75/5 Fishing Rods

Beware the Night by Jessika Fleck When Veda is tossed into the middle of a revolution that has light pitted against dark, everything she knew is turned upside-down and she must discover who she really is. Beware the Night - Jessika Fleck Beware the Night by Jessika Fleck is about a world where there are … Continue reading Beware the Night Reviewed | 2.75/5 Fishing Rods