My Brilliant Friend – Elena Ferrante

My Brilliant Friend probably needs little introduction but follows the friendship of Elena and Lila. Two girls growing up in a poor neighbourhood of Naples in the 1950's. Elena is a beautiful, quiet, intelligent child while Lila, also very smart is plain, abrasive and defiant. They form a strong and intense friendship when the reader … Continue reading My Brilliant Friend – Elena Ferrante

A Few Right Thinking Men – Sulari Gentill

I was stoked to receive a surprise care package consisting of all of the currently published Rowland Sinclair mysteries, I cannot believe I had never heard of them before. An Australian mystery series set in Sydney in the 1930's amidst the depression, my interest was immediately piqued. Rowland Sinclair is a privileged gentleman born into … Continue reading A Few Right Thinking Men – Sulari Gentill