Sailing in a Sea of Words

Literature Fanatic. Writer. I tend to lean toward mystery and fiction, but I like to change patterns with the occasional YA or non-fiction book. I hope you enjoy my reviews and they inspire you to read the book yourself!

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Jennifer Donnelly
March2017
20
Book Review: Mozart's Last Aria
Book: Mozart's Last Aria Author: Matt Rees Genre: Historical Fiction/Mystery Summary: The news arrives in a letter to his sister, Nannerl, in December 1791. But the mess...
Mozart's Last Aria - Matt Rees
currently reading:
The Tea Rose  - Jennifer Donnelly
updated shelf:
Mozart's Last Aria - Matt Rees
March2017
14
finished reading:
February2017
20
Book Review: The Secret Daughter of the Tsar
Book: The Secret Daughter of the Tsar Author: Jennifer Laam Genre: Historical Fiction/Russian History Summary: In her riveting debut, Jennifer Laam seamlessly braids tog...
The Secret Daughter of the Tsar - Jennifer Laam
updated shelf:
The Secret Daughter of the Tsar - Jennifer Laam Atonement - Ian McEwan Shadows on the Nile - Kate Furnivall Blackmoore - Julianne Donaldson
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February2017
13
finished reading:
January2017
14
Book Review: Entwined
Book: Entwined Author: Heather Dixon Genre: Fiction/Fantasy/Fairy-tale Retelling/Family Summary: Just when Azalea should feel that everything is before her - beautiful ...
Entwined - Heather Dixon
updated shelf:
Entwined - Heather Dixon
finished reading:
January2017
12
started reading:
October2016
30
Book Review: The Invention of Murder
Book: The Invention of Murder Author: Judith Flanders Genre: Nonfiction/Mystery/History of Murder/Victorian England Summary: Murder in the nineteenth century was rare. B...
The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime - Judith Flanders
Book Review: Atonement
Book: Atonement Author: Ian McEwan Genre: Fiction/Family/Love/World War II/Forgiveness Summary: Ian McEwan’s symphonic novel of love and war, childhood and class, guilt...
Atonement - Ian McEwan
Book Review: Shadows on the Nile
Book: Shadows on the Nile Author: Kate Furnivall Genre: Fiction/Mystery/20th Century Britain/Egypt/Family Stories Summary: 1912, London, Jessie Kenton hears her young br...
Shadows on the Nile - Kate Furnivall
Book Review: Blackmoore
Book: Blackmoore Author: Julianne Donaldson Genre: Historical Romance Summary: Kate Worthington knows she can never marry the man she loves, so she plans to travel to In...
Blackmoore - Julianne Donaldson
Book Review: The House of Velvet and Glass
Book: The House of Velvet and Glass Author: Katherine Howe Genre: Historical Fiction/Spiritualism Summary: Boston 1915. Still reeling from the deaths of her mother and s...
The House of Velvet and Glass - Katherine Howe
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The Tea Rose by Jennifer Donnelly