Book Rambling: Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson

If you've ever daydreamed about owning the Beast's castle, wished you could study in Hogwarts Library, or pretended books were living and breathing magic, you need to read Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson. Raised in one of Austermeer's Great Libraries, Elisabeth was taught that sorcerers were evil and grimoires—magical books that whisper and rattle … Continue reading Book Rambling: Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson

Book Review: ‘The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue’ by Mackenzi Lee

I love history. I like learning about different periods of history, about heroic stories of survival, feats of human capabilities. Which is one of the reasons I was hesitant to read The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee. I was afraid, as I've experienced with other so-called historical books, that this book would half-bake … Continue reading Book Review: ‘The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue’ by Mackenzi Lee