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March by Geraldine Brooks

Judul: March

Penulis: Geraldine Brooks

Penerbit: Penguin Books (2006)

Halaman: 280p

Gift from: DCM Brian McFeeters :)

Little Women adalah salah satu buku klasik yang tidak pernah bosan saya baca ulang maupun tonton kembali versi filmnya. 392 more words


The Stars in Their Courses

Offhand, I can’t recall many stories where the characters pause to admire the night sky. Usually it only happens if there’s a specific purpose. If not, a writer may say the character is gazing at the stars, and leave it at that. 962 more words


The Moor's Account by Laila Lalami

The Moor’s Account is a historical fiction novel about Pánfilo de Narváez’s expedition into the land that would eventually be called Florida.

This tale is told from the point of view of a slave named Mustafa al-Zamori, called Estebanico by the Spanish man who owned him. 419 more words

Book Review

Once A Rebel by Mary Jo Putney--Book Review-5-Stars

Don’t Miss Mary Jo Putney’s Newest Historical Fiction Release- Once A Rebel-Coming 8/29/17
I Loved It!

I thoroughly enjoyed this historical fiction novel. It is a well-written, heart-wrenching, and touching read. 207 more words

Peg Glover Reviews

National Maritime Week - two millennia ago

A few weeks ago, Mary R. Woldering has asked me to contribute a piece for her blog, with the theme of National Maritime Week. I have chosen to address the issue of the life of ancient galley-slaves, and who really rowed the naval war galleys. 1,370 more words


Book Review: First Impressions by Charles Lovett

I had to read this book because it involves a mystery regarding the original authorship of Pride and Prejudice and also a fictional story of Jane Austen’s life. 318 more words

Book Reviews

Review: The Address

As you know, I’m done apologizing for occasionally dropping the ball on this blogging lark. For a variety of reasons, this year has been challenging and some things have been neglected as a result. 659 more words