Holiday Reading 6: The Signature of All Things (Elizabeth Gilbert)

I haven’t read Eat, Pray, Love.  That’s Elizabeth’s Gilbert’s most famous work – a New York Times bestseller and occasionally the subject of mockery since the Julia Roberts film-adaption.  Despite this, I somehow went into The Signature of All Things knowing very little about Gilbert and her writing. Now I know – she’s a talented […]

The Historian

Well, well.  December is almost upon us and it’s finally time to bid the 2013 school year adieu. Assignments are in, exams are done and I can finally set down the textbooks and reward my feeble, sleep-deprived brain with a beautiful pile of summer reading. But before I get into all that, I want to […]

Summer Reading 4/9: The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton

We’re almost halfway through the summer now, and I’m pleased to report I’m almost halfway through my reading project.  My book shelf is stoked with some new titles. I’m excited. I just knocked over The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton.  She’s an Australian author who made quite a literary splash after publishing her début novel, The Shifting […]