Category: 2014 HF Challenge

Book Review: Hollow City (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children #2)

Book Review: Hollow City  (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children #2)

 Though I’m ahead of my Goodreads reading goal for 2014, I’m incredibly behind on my Historical Fiction Reading Challenge. The third book I’ve read this year for Historical Tapestry’s book challenge is Hollow City by Ransom Riggs. This novel is the second book in his Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children book series. The sequel picks up […]

Book Review: The Light Between Oceans

Book Review: The Light Between Oceans

“You only have to forgive once. To resent, you have to do it all day, every day. You have to keep remembering all the bad things.” The second book I’ve read for Historical Tapestry’s 2014 Historical Reading Challenge is M.L. Stedman’s The Light Between Oceans. This touching novel set in 1926, tells the love story […]

Book Review: Winter’s Tale

Book Review: Winter’s Tale

The first book I read for this year’s Historical Fiction Reading Challenge and my second book of the year was Mark Helprin’s Winter’s Tale. Over the holiday season I had seen the film trailer for the upcoming film to be released Valentine’s Day, and thought this would be a good read. I was right and also wrong. Winter’s […]

2014 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge

2014 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge

This summer I discovered Historical Tapestry’s Historical Fiction Challenge and decided to join up. I set my goal for 15 books as this was my first time and I was already participating in Goodreads’ 2013 Reading Challenge. I usually pick a theme each year for my reading material, and had already read some historical fiction, […]