The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Read: July 10th, 2011 My Rating: 5 Stars Goodreads blurb: It’s just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery. . . . Set during World War II in Germany, Markus Zusak’s groundbreaking new novel is the … Continue reading The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

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The Magician’s Nephew (The Cronicles of Narnia #1) by C.S Lewis

My Rating: 5 stars Goodreads Blurb When Digory and Polly are tricked by Digory's peculiar Uncle Andrew into becoming part of an experiment, they set off on the adventure of a lifetime. What happens to the children when they touch Uncle Andrew's magic rings is far beyond anything even the old magician could have imagined. … Continue reading The Magician’s Nephew (The Cronicles of Narnia #1) by C.S Lewis

The House on Prague Street by Hana Dementz

Rating:5 Stars My Review This story takes place during the second World War in Czechoslovakia where Helen's, a young girl through whose eyes we witness the heart wrenching events, sunny and care free world comes a-tumbling down when the Western parts of Czechoslovakia, known as the Sudetenland, were tamely handed over to the Nazis.Helen's German … Continue reading The House on Prague Street by Hana Dementz