Book Review: Two Brothers

I thought I’d start off the new month with a book review of my book of the month from February. Two brothers is a novel written by Ben Elton, it follows the lives of two brothers, one Jewish and one Gentil, growing up in Berlin in the 1920s/30s. As most of you may know, thisContinue reading “Book Review: Two Brothers”

Book Review: The Glass Palace

A book of such epic proportions is one that is rarely executed, which is why this tremendous task took Amitav Ghosh 5 years to complete. The Glass Palace is a novel that follows the transformation of a nation from Burma to Myanmar. It follows the lives of two characters and their descendants as they navigateContinue reading “Book Review: The Glass Palace”

Day 176: Bookclub

Today was the first bookclub meeting that I have attended in 3 months and I’m so glad that I went. The book that we read this month was Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. Homegoing is a book that explores the effects of the transatlantic slave trade through generations of one family. It is a brilliantly writtenContinue reading “Day 176: Bookclub”