A sort of retelling of H.G. Wells’ tale The Island of Dr. Moreau, this story focuses on Dr. Moreau’s daughter, Juliet. In the wake of her father’s scandal accusations of practicing his physician arts immorally in 18th/19th century London, Juliet was left behind with her mother. 235 more words
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This past weekend was the anniversary of Kristallnacht: the Night of Broken Glass during World War II, a series of attacks against the Jews, their homes, businesses, and worship places. 534 more words
Having loved Ruta Sepetys’s last book, Between Shades of Gray, I had to read this new release!
Living in the French Quarter in the 1950′s, Josie Moraine is determined to get out of New Orleans and shed the reputation of being the daughter of well-known brothel prostitute. 209 more words