The Epic of Gilgamesh

Translated by: Andrew George
Fiction
1999
Rating: 3.5/5

The Epic of Gilgamesh

I was so curious to read the infamous Epic of Gilgamesh.

I mean, come on. This poem was written down something like 6000 years ago. Yeah. 6000. Continue Reading

Rose Harbor in Bloom

By: Debbie Macomber
Rose Harbor Series Book #2
Fiction
2013
Subject Matter: Hotelkeepers; Life change events; Domestic fiction
Ratings: 3/5

Rose Harbor in Bloom

Yep.

I bet ya never thought I’d be reading round 2 of the Rose Harbor books, did you?

Neither did I.  Continue Reading

Never Let Me Go

By: Kazuo Ishiguro
Fiction
2005
Subject Matter: Women; England; Cloning; Organ donors; Donation of organs; Tissues
Rating: 4/5

Never Let Me Go

I’ve been staring at the screen for a while now trying to figure out where to start this review. Continue Reading

A Fraction of the Whole

By: Steve Toltz
Fiction
2008
Subject Matter: Fathers and sons; Family
Rating: 5/5

A Fraction of the Whole

Yes.

Still 5/5.

A Fraction of the Whole is one of the books that inspired this blog. I read it when it originally came out and fell in love. Continue Reading

The Little Locksmith: A Memoir

By: Katharine Butler Hathaway
Nonfiction
1942
Subject Matter: American authors; 20th century; Biography; Pott’s disease; Patients; Women; Maine; Castine
Rating: 5/5

The Little Locksmith

The Little Locksmith is ostensibly a memoir about a young woman who purchases a house.

In reality, it is so.much.more than that. Continue Reading