Book Reviews

Book reviews are my favorite part of book blogging! I love sharing my thoughts on books, both new and old. Whether it’s historical fiction, witchy reads, literary fiction, or magical realism, chances are you’ll find a book to add to your reading list in the book reviews below!

The Alice Network: Book Review

By Carlie | July 15, 2022

For fans of World War II fiction, The Alice Network by Kate Quinn should be a must-read! Intrigue, betrayal, and fierce female characters combined with Quinn’s masterful story telling creates a soaring tale of post-war sacrifice and strength. Add this historical fiction novel to your reading list asap.

Once Upon a Wardrobe: Book Review

By Carlie | June 3, 2022

If you’re a fan of the Chronicles of Narnia, do not miss this wonderful origin story, Once Upon a Wardrobe. Rich with imagination and love, this book is a must-read for holiday book lovers and fans of Narnia.

One Day in December Book Review

One Day in December: Book Review

By Carlie | June 3, 2022

If you’re in search of a moving holiday book to read, then don’t miss One Day in December by Josie Silver. This book has something for everyone!

A Letter to Three Witches: Book Review

By Carlie | May 31, 2022

If you’re looking for a charming witchy book, then don’t miss A Letter to Three Witches, the latest novel from Elizabeth Bass! You’ll laugh out loud at this fun family and their magical antics.

The Good Left Undone: Book Review

By Carlie | March 31, 2022

Dive into the captivating world of The Good Left Undone, a powerful and gripping family saga spanning two continents and generations. Following the lives of three generations of a family caught in the throes of World War II, this highly acclaimed novel is sure to both move and inspire you. With a brilliant story of love and loss, duty and courage, The Good Left Undone is one historical fiction book that you won’t want to miss.

The Unsinkable Greta James: Book Review

By Carlie | March 2, 2022

Even rock stars have bad days, but Greta’s had a few bad months. She’s still reeling after the sudden loss of her mother when she reluctantly agrees to accompany her father on a week-long cruise he intended to take with his wife. It doesn’t help that he and Greta don’t see eye to eye on anything. What could possibly go wrong? Don’t miss Jennifer Smith’s new novel, The Unsinkable Greta James!

One Italian Summer: Book Review

By Carlie | March 1, 2022

Life after loss is never easy, but for Katie Silver it seems impossible. She’ll have to travel to coastal Italy to find some peace and make sense of the loss of her mother. Don’t miss One Italian Summer, a heartbreakingly beautiful novel from Rebecca Serle. #bookreview #OneItalianSummer #contemporaryfiction

The Magnolia Palace: Book Review

By Carlie | January 25, 2022

Historical fiction meets art history in The Magnolia Palace, the latest book by Fiona Davis. Mystery, family drama, and romance are all part of this wonderful new novel.

Good Rich People: Book Review

By Carlie | January 25, 2022

Good Rich People is a dark, twisted family thriller that is un-put-downable! This book review explains why this new novel is one of the best new books of 2022. Don’t sleep on this excellent book!

Joan is Okay: Book Review

By Carlie | January 25, 2022

Joan is Okay is a masterful new novel by Weike Wang. Poignant and highly personal, the book tells the story of Joan, a young physician facing life’s most complex questions.