The Huntress

The Huntress

The Huntress by Kate Quinn is a WWII historical fiction novel that follows Jordan, Ian and Nina. The book shifts POV and spans 1942-1950 weaving back and forth during WWII and then exploring the aftermath. Jordan, an aspiring photographer, is living in Boston in 1945 when her dad brings home Anneliese, a woman that he's [...]

Station Eleven

Station Eleven

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel is a dystopian novel that weaves back and forth through time before and after a flu pandemic has ended US and Canadian civilization as everyone once knew it. I read this with @kraysbookclub and @downtogetthefictionon for their #notyomamasbookclub pick this month on Instagram. We follow Arthur a stage actor who suddenly dies onstage during a [...]

A Place for Us

A Place for Us

I read this one with my #galsandbookpals for the month of January as part of one of my Instagram buddy reads. A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza is a novel that follows an Indian-American Muslim family as they are gathered for their oldest daughter Haida’s wedding. Amar, the youngest son, makes an appearance at the [...]