Convenience Store Woman | Mini Review 🍙

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata Synopsis: From Goodreads: Keiko Furukura had always been considered a strange child, and her parents always worried how she would get on in the real world, so when she takes on a job in a convenience store while at university, they are delighted for her. For her part, in … Continue reading Convenience Store Woman | Mini Review 🍙

H is For Hawk Reviewed | 3.25/5 Hawks

H is For Hawk by Helen Macdonald H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald is a memoir of a woman raiding a goshawk while dealing with the grief of losing her father. Macdonald's memoir has been nominated for and won numerous awards, including the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, the Andrew Carnegie Medal Nominee for … Continue reading H is For Hawk Reviewed | 3.25/5 Hawks

A Curse So Dark and Lonely Reviewed | 4.75/5 Knives 🗡️

A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer is a young adult fantasy retelling of "Beauty and the Beast," set in a world where a young sorceress has laid a curse upon the Crown Prince and … Continue reading A Curse So Dark and Lonely Reviewed | 4.75/5 Knives 🗡️

Like Water for Chocolate Reviewed | 2.75/5 Chilies 🌶️

Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel is a novel told through recipes, a story mapped out in food. Esquival's novel has won several awards and has been adapted into a movie by the same title. Synopsis: From Goodreads: The narrator's … Continue reading Like Water for Chocolate Reviewed | 2.75/5 Chilies 🌶️

Zero Tolerance | Mini Review

Zero Tolerance - Claudia Mills Synopsis: From Goodreads: Seventh-grader Sierra Shepard has always been the perfect student, so when she sees that she accidentally brought her mother's lunch bag to school, including a paring knife, she immediately turns in the knife at the school office. Much to her surprise, her beloved principal places her in in-school suspension and sets a … Continue reading Zero Tolerance | Mini Review