Book Review: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

In her highly anticipated follow up to The Nightingale Kristin Hannah pulls from her family's past as Alaskan homesteaders and delivers yet another stunning portrayal of feminine strength. The Great Alone follows Leni and her parents as they embark on the ultimate test of survival, where their every weakness is exploited and they must rise … Continue reading Book Review: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

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Book Review: Gather The Daughters by Jennie Melamed

Vanessa once asked Mother why everyone cries for girls. It doesn't seem fair that boys are greeted with celebration, but that everyone cried when she came sliding into the world on a river of salt and blood. Mother told her she's understand when she was older. As if plucked right out from a nightmare, Gather … Continue reading Book Review: Gather The Daughters by Jennie Melamed

Book Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

I dream of the Roanoke girls, lost and broken. Staring eyes and crumpled bodies. Jane. Sophia. Penelope. Eleanor. Camilla. Emmeline. Allegra. They are calling for me, begging me to help them. I search and search, but never find a single one. When Lane returns to Kansas at her grandfather's bidding after her cousin Allegra has … Continue reading Book Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel