Mr. Pip–Lloyd Jones

This. This book. Woof. This was a case of judging a book by it’s cover and then not getting what I thought. The cover is a fun looking mosaic of flowers, really colour popping look to it. The actual story is beautiful and colourful and genuine and heart breaking. Not to mention a fantastic story.Continue reading “Mr. Pip–Lloyd Jones”

The Moon is Down–John Steinbeck

This is one of those books that I’ve had in my room forever and just have never gotten to it. It’s little, no more than 130 pages, and about WW2 and how the Nazis move in to take over a town. (‘The town’ as they call it, they aren’t very specific about where it is.Continue reading “The Moon is Down–John Steinbeck”