The Bear and the Nightingale Rating -  5 out of 5 The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden opens deep in the forests of Russia; there lives a girl, Vasya, and her family that are caught in a world between the christian God and the gods of old. While there is mostly a peace between these two opposing forces, the...
The People We Hate at the Wedding by Grant Ginder Rating - 5 out of 5 When the half sister of Alice and Paul announces her wedding in England, they are furious. How dare she involve them in her potential yet superior happiness? The People We Hate at the Wedding by Grant Ginder unpacks a dysfunctional family going through a wedding...
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Rating - 5 out of 5 As the world it taken over by a mysterious illness human society crumbles to the point that nothing is as it was. In the aftermath of society's demise a group of people decide to organize a traveling symphony to preserve the works of Shakespeare and humanities interest in...
Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty Rating - 4.6 out of 5 In Big Little Lies set of new kindergarten children and mums (and dads!) start at Pirriwee Public School for the school year. The drama ensues as a new mum, Jane and her son, Ziggy, become a part of the community and the events in the present day intersect with past...