Book reviews

Review: Maybe a Fox

Maybe a Fox by Kathi Appelt and Alison McGhee. Atheneum, 2016. I picked up this book because I needed a bit of lighter reading after finishing The Circle by Dave Eggers. I was also hankering for some middle grade. My pick was Maybe a Fox, which I picked up because it seemed like a good winter read, and I was… Continue reading Review: Maybe a Fox

Book reviews

Review: The Little Paris Bookshop

The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George (translated by Simon Pare). Broadway Books, 2015. The Little Paris Bookshop was not the book I expected it to be. The basic synopsis is that this middle-aged French man named Jean Perdu owns a book barge - that's right; a barge on the Seine that has been converted into… Continue reading Review: The Little Paris Bookshop

Recommendations

Rose Recommends: September | 2 recent reads

Hi. So I'm starting a new series of blog posts called "Rose Recommends," because I do not review every book that I read. I don't review every book for two main reasons: 1. time, and 2. sometimes I just don't have anything interesting to say about a book. Also, if it's not a very well-known… Continue reading Rose Recommends: September | 2 recent reads