Into the Jewish Woods

The Sisters of the Winter Wood by Rena Rossner My rating: 3 of 5 stars Thank you, Hachette Book Group, for giving me a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Jews always come out battered, bruised, but still triumphant. Because we believe in God, in community, in compassion, and in the… Continue reading Into the Jewish Woods

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Too Much of a Good Thing

The Queens of Innis Lear by Tessa Gratton My rating: 2 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Sometimes we forgive others because it keeps our own hearts whole, not because they deserve it or for any thought of them. What in… Continue reading Too Much of a Good Thing

After 552 Mornings

Morning Star by Pierce Brown My rating: 5 of 5 stars When I first stepped through the gates of the Institute, I wore the weight of the world on my shoulders. It crushed me. Broke me, but my friends have pieced me together. After almost two years, I finally finished Morning Star. Don't get me… Continue reading After 552 Mornings

Divine Neutrality

Circe by Madeline Miller My rating: 3.75 of 5 stars Thank you, Hachette Book Group, for giving me a finished copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. When I was born, the name for what I was did not exist. I finally finished this book after reading it for more than a… Continue reading Divine Neutrality