Like Water for Chocolate Reviewed | 2.75/5 Chilies ðŸŒ¶ï¸

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 ðŸŒ¶ï¸

The Liar’s Girl Reviewed | 3.75/5 Cups of Tea

The Liar's Girl by Catherine Ryan Howard The Liar's Girl by Catherine Ryan Howard is a mystery thriller about a young woman who is called back to her home in Dublin by her ex-boyfriend (and convicted killer) when there appears to be a copycat killer on the loose. The Liar's Girl was nominated for the … Continue reading The Liar’s Girl Reviewed | 3.75/5 Cups of Tea

Diary of a Murderer Reviewed | 3.5/5 Bamboo Shoots

Diary of a Murderer by Young-Ha Kim Diary of a Murderer by Young-Ha Kim is a collection of short stories of dark undertones of sadness, regret, and death. This work was translated from Korean to English by Krys Lee. Synopsis: From Goodreads: It’s been twenty-five years since I last murdered someone, or has it been … Continue reading Diary of a Murderer Reviewed | 3.5/5 Bamboo Shoots

The Man in the High Castle Reviewed | 2.5/5 Colt Revolvers

The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick is a science-fiction, alternate history take on what would happen if Germany and its allies won WWII. The book won the Hugo Award for Best Novel in 1963 and has been made into an Amazon … Continue reading The Man in the High Castle Reviewed | 2.5/5 Colt Revolvers

Nectar in a Sieve Reviewed | 3.5/5 Grains of Rice

Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya is an historical fiction novel about a woman's life in India. Markandaya's novel has sold over a million copies and is a classic tale of love, family, and hardship. Synopsis: Nectar in a Sieve is the story of Rukmani, beginning with … Continue reading Nectar in a Sieve Reviewed | 3.5/5 Grains of Rice