Historical Fiction

Washington Black

I got this book a few months ago in a Books that Matter subscription box. I had seen it around, but it hadn’t necessarily been towards the top of my list. And honestly, I’m glad I didn’t jump on it and buy it here, because the UK version of the cover is freaking GORGEOUS. Though that’s… Continue reading Washington Black

Contemporary Literature · Historical Fiction

The Heart’s Invisible Furies

This was one of those books that, as soon as it came out, everyone seemed to be reading and raving about. I saw it positively compared to a number of sweeping, epic and a little bit heartbreaking books (i.e. A Little Life, which I just read and loved). Seeing that, and having read a few… Continue reading The Heart’s Invisible Furies