A Study In Scarlet Book Review

A Study in Scarlet: Book Review by Dinh

4.5 stars

 

A Study in Scarlet Book Review

 

 

 

 

 

This is my first e-book and I am glad that I started with this amazing detective novel that first introduced Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. A Study in Scarlet is the first in the series of the infamous Sherlock Holmes novels.

The e-book that I read is the fully illustrated Sherlock Holmes novel, 1893 edition , unabridged, 159 pages by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Continue reading “A Study In Scarlet Book Review”

The Valley of Amazement Book Review

The Valley of Amazement: Book Review by Arlene

3 stars for The Valley of Amazement

 

The Valley of Amazement Book Review

 

 

 

 

Summary:

In essence, this immense novel examines the complex relationship between mothers and daughters.

It also examines the complex relationship between mixed races and mixed marriages.

It goes beyond relationships to include betrayals, confessions, lies and truths and realities to the strengths and weaknesses of women.

In the end, the struggle to survive wins. Continue reading “The Valley of Amazement Book Review”

The Valley of Amazement Book Club Discussion Questions

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The Valley of Amazement book club discussion questions

 

1. After reading The Valley of Amazement would you recommend this book to a friend to read?

2. Did you find the historical facts about the courtesan life to be believable and did you find the very graphic dialogue offensive? Continue reading “The Valley of Amazement Book Club Discussion Questions”

Extreme Prey Book Review

Extreme Prey: Book Review by Dinh

3.5stars

 

Extreme Prey Book Review

 

 

 

 

 

Here is a video book review that I made. You can either read the written review or watch the video.

Summary:

Marlys Purdy is a crazy woman who has endured the political system long enough. She blames the political system for the loss of the farm she had with her dead husband and the continued financial system that perpetuates the same cycle. Continue reading “Extreme Prey Book Review”

Big Little Lies Book Review

Big Little Lies: Book Review by Dinh

4 stars

 

Big Little Lies Review

 

 

 

 

Please enjoy the video book review or continue to read by scrolling down.

Summary

Big Little Lies pivots on what happened on School Trivia Night. The book starts of in the present with a murder and it works its way forward from 6 months ago to the actual trivia night when the murder is committed.

The book’s main characters are Madeline, Celeste and Jane who have their children starting kindergarten at Pirriwee Public School. Continue reading “Big Little Lies Book Review”

Dragonfly in Amber Book Review

Dragonfly in Amber: Book Review by Dinh

4.5 stars

 

Dragonfly in Amber Review

 

 

 

 

 

After finishing the first book Outlander I was very keen in reading the second book Dragonfly in Amber and finding out what happens next.

Here’ s the video book review or continue reading by scrolling down.

Synopsis

We ended the first book Outlander, of the Outlander series with Jamie recovering in the abbey, finding out that Claire was pregnant and them setting off to France to thwart the uprising of 1745 and the battle at Culloden Moor. Continue reading “Dragonfly in Amber Book Review”

The Little Paris Bookshop Book Review

The Little Paris Bookshop: Book Review by Arlene

4 stars

 

The Little Paris Bookshop Review

 

 

 

 

I could not think of a better opening line for my review of The Little Paris Bookshop than a quote by Cicero: “A room without books is like a body without a soul.”

People who love books and bookstores will appreciate the notion that certain books stay with you and you never forget them. The Little Paris Bookshop is on a floating barge called Lulu on the River Seine and beckons all book lovers to come on board. Continue reading “The Little Paris Bookshop Book Review”

The Little Paris Bookshop Book Club Discussion Questions

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The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

1.What prompted you to read The Little Paris Bookshop? space

2. Did you find the premise of this book to be believable or unbelievable?

3. Did you connect with the protagonist Jean Perdue and get into his suffering? Continue reading “The Little Paris Bookshop Book Club Discussion Questions”