Kafka On The Shore

I am graduated, no longer in Ireland, and completely partied out after my grandma's 80th birthday party. It is about darn time I finish reading and talk about Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami. I started this book when I was in the thick of my last semester in college and was, perhaps, over ambitious in … Continue reading Kafka On The Shore


Shades of Milk and Honey

Every once in a while, I’ll accidentally leave the book I’m reading at a friend’s house and pick a new one at random that turns out to be exactly what my readerly heart needed. Such was the case with Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal. It’s been a couple of years since … Continue reading Shades of Milk and Honey

The Night Circus

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern is one of the most beautiful stories I've read in a very long time.  It encompasses everything I could dream up about the glamour, grit, romance and magic surrounding a circus.  I've always been a bit of a romantic about circuses.  I've watched documentaries about how hard it is and … Continue reading The Night Circus