Monthly Archives: November 2012

Book Spotlight: Khatyn by Ales Adamovich

Title: Khatyn Author: Ales Adamovich Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Glagoslav Publications Amazon blurb: Based on previously sealed war archives and rare witness records of the survivors, Khatyn is a heart wrenching story of the people who fought for their lives … Continue reading

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Book Review: Birthmarked by Caragh O’Brien

Title: Birthmarked Author: Caragh O’Brien Genre: YA dystopian fiction Publisher: Square Fish Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library First line: In the dim hovel, the mother clenched her body into one final, straining … Continue reading

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Focus Features Anna Karenina Giveaway

The new film version of Anna Karenina opens nationwide on Friday, and it looks absolutely gorgeous. I doubt it will make it to my little rural town’s one-screen theater, but I will definitely see it when it comes out on … Continue reading

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