The Build-Up Season – Megan Jacobsen

The Build-Up Season follows Iliad Piper. Seventeen, angry and at war with the world, as her name suggests. Living with her mother and grandmother hiding from her violent father Iliad struggles with personal relationships and letting people in, until she meets Jared, the principal's son.   Full disclosure: overall I did not like this book. … Continue reading The Build-Up Season – Megan Jacobsen

A God in Ruins – Kate Atkinson

A God in Ruins is the companion book to Life After Life, a read I thoroughly enjoyed last year. Life After Life follows Ursula and her family as she lives out her many lives over and over again. A God in Ruins follows Teddy, Ursula's brother in one of these lines, one that Atkinson points out … Continue reading A God in Ruins – Kate Atkinson

The Girl Who Saved The King Of Sweden – Jonas Jonasson

Well it finally happened, I came across a book this year that I actively did not enjoy. I tried, I tried really hard to enjoy it. I had heard good things prior to reading it and Jonasson's first novel comes highly acclaimed but unfortunately The Girl Who Saved The King Of Sweden just was not my … Continue reading The Girl Who Saved The King Of Sweden – Jonas Jonasson