Genre: War

A Little in Love: A Book Review

A Little in Love: A Book Review

If you know anything about me, know that I love Les Mis. It’s one of my all-time favorite books and all-time favorite movies. Also it introduced me to Eddie Redmayne, whom I love dearly. But Eddie is neither here nor there, it’s Les Mis that I’m talking about now. It’s just so beautiful and has these really deep and powerful messages and symbolism. About forgiveness. Justice versus mercy. God. Redemption. What it means to be a good person. It’s just beautiful. So when I saw that there was a Les Mis retelling coming out at the end of August, I got […]

Posted August 17, 2015
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Code Name Verity: A Book Review

Code Name Verity: A Book Review

This story was a beautiful novel of love and friendship amidst the turmoil and tragedy of war. It will twist your heart and break it into pieces and perhaps make you cry (don’t worry, I surprisingly held it together and didn’t cry). This is the story of two girls during WWII, Queenie and Maddie. It starts in the perspective of Queenie, a British wireless operator who got caught and was writing a log for the Nazis. She tells the story of her best friend Maddie, a pilot for the British army. She tells the story of their friendship and how they got to […]

Posted March 21, 2015
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