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Book Review: Rose Under Fir..

Book Review: Rose Under Fire

Why do I keep reading books that break my heart? When I was in middle school, I was OBSESSED with the Holocaust, we went to a museum and discussed it and I bought anything and everything related to this time period. True tales gathered up, fiction stories, and even war memories from the POV of soldiers. It’s like the trainwreck you cannot look away from, I wanted to learn more. I mean how does a government get away with killing so many people? Rose’s story was so gripping and once she started writing her memories down from her time in Ravensbrück, […]

Posted August 4, 2016
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Book Review: Code Name Veri..

Book Review: Code Name Verity

I had heard some buzz about this book and I was in the mood for a change in reading. Nothing like a solid historical fiction to wash out the taste of bad YA para-romance, so I dug right in.   I felt pulled into the story from the start. The beginning of this book really unsettles the reader. Verity is a secret agent and captured and in the process of writing her confession as she cannot stand any more torture. Instead of outright revealing her mission, she begins her tale from her pilot's point of view. Maddie happens to be […]

Posted August 27, 2012
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