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The Light Between Oceans

Author: ML Stedman

Finished on: 12 May 2017

Where did I get this book: A book club read

My main frustration when I read The Da Vinci Code… 628 more words

Bout of Books #19 Recap: Day Six

Dear Reader,

For those of you who are participating in BOB, I hope you’ve been able to get to all the books on your TBR. I hope everyone finishes strong! 239 more words


March 2017 Wrap-up

Hey guys, long time no see.
It’s time to talk about my March wrap up. But before I that, I wanted to talk a bit about the books I have read in February. 297 more words

Monthly Wrap-ups

‘The Snow Child’ by Eowyn Ivey #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview

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Alaska, the 1920s. Jack and Mabel have staked everything on a fresh start in a remote homestead, but the wilderness is a stark place, and Mabel is haunted by the baby she lost many years before. 287 more words

To The Bright End of the World by Eowyn Ivey

To The Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey is a bleak tale of love and exploration in the Alaskan wilderness. This is Ivey’s second book, the first the highly acclaimed and deservedly so, The Snow Child. 723 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

The first words that come to mind when I think about The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey is a heartbreakingly beautiful fairytale.

Ivey’s first novel is a wonderful story of that truly… 731 more words


Book Review: The Snow Child

Eowyn Ivey’s adapted fairy-tale The Snow Child has garnered lots of sparkling reviews. This will not be one of them.

I started out reading with high hopes: beautiful blue cover, sprinkled with snowflakes; a historical novel set in Alaska in the 1920s; a child who appeared out of nowhere, possibly carved by the snow… Although I do have some niggling problems with magical realism – let fantasy be fantasy and reality be reality, okay?? 340 more words