The Wounds of God (Hawk and the Dove Book 2)

Author: Penelope Wilcock The Plot: Melissa loves her mother's tales of St. Alcuin's Benedictine abbey. Through Melissa's story, we learn of the monks and fathers, who inhabit the abbey. Although men of faith, they are not without their trials and tribulations that come with life. In each story in "The Wounds of God" there is … Continue reading The Wounds of God (Hawk and the Dove Book 2)

A World of Girls

Author: L.T. Meade The Plot: L.T. Meade's story of an all girls school depicts different narratives throughout the many pages. First, the story begins with Hester, a proud, stoic girl, who is grieving. Then the reader will meet other characters like spunky Ann, faithful Cecil, snooty Dora, and the maternal Mrs. Willis. A World of … Continue reading A World of Girls

Found Guilty At Five

Author: Ann Purser The Plot: In this book, which is apart of a series, readers will follow amateur detective Lois Meade and her family. Jamie, Lois's son, has got himself in a bit of a drama with his music partner, Akiko. Akiko's cello is stolen and soon she disappears. Of course, Lois jumps in to … Continue reading Found Guilty At Five

When You Reach Me

Author: Rebecca Stead The Plot: Everything changes for Miranda when her best friend, Sal, stops speaking to her after being punched by a boy they don't even know. Miranda doesn't even know why Sal was punched or why Sal won't talk to her. Then mysterious, anonymous letters start appearing and a hidden house key belonging … Continue reading When You Reach Me

After The Prophet

Author: Lesley Hazleton The Plot: In this nonfiction novel, author Lesley Hazleton gives voices to the characters behind the Shia-Sunni split. With detailed research, impressive characterization of real life people, and skill of page-turning suspense, this story will invite readers to read of the Shia-Sunni split. Throughout the book, readers will read of Muhammad's reign, … Continue reading After The Prophet

Little Women

Author: Louisa May Alcott The Plot: In this acclaimed novel by Louisa May Alcott, the story narrates a detailed and glorious story of four sisters. These four sisters are raised in a home of love and warmth and their trials and tales make them ready for their adult lives. Motherly Meg is the eldest, independent, … Continue reading Little Women

A Victorian Rose

Author: Catherine Palmer Hello all! My apologizes for being inactive for so long. I have been busy with my academics. Now, onto the review! The Plot: Dr. Baine needs oranges and other fruits to help a sick patient, therefore, he goes to a nearby garden to ask for some of these fruits. Here he finds … Continue reading A Victorian Rose