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

Top 5 Series I Won’t Be Finishing | Top 5 Tuesdays

As many of you who read this blog know, on Tuesdays, it's a Top 5 Tuesdays blog post around here. Usually, prompts are provided by the lovely Shanah @ the Bionic Bookworm, but this week, she's taking a break, so I've been left to my own devices (uh oh!). Wracking my brains trying to think … Continue reading Top 5 Series I Won’t Be Finishing | Top 5 Tuesdays

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