Book Review: Little Eyes

Little Eyes Samanta Schweblin Little Eyes was published on May 5th, 2020. Content Warning: Animal abuse, kidnapping, sexual references and language. SYNOPSIS: They've infiltrated homes in Hong Kong, shops in Vancouver, the streets in Sierra Leone, town squares in Oaxaca, schools in Tel Aviv, bedrooms in Indiana. They're everywhere. They're here. They're us. They're not … Continue reading Book Review: Little Eyes

Reviewing The Cake Bible: Classic Buttercream

In seeking out a "classic" buttercream with which to frost my chocolate cake (my post on the Perfect All-American Chocolate Butter Cake will be coming later), I figured there was no better place than The Cake Bible - I might as well test two recipes at once! Unfortunately, this is not a buttercream recipe I … Continue reading Reviewing The Cake Bible: Classic Buttercream

Book Review: A House is a Body

A House is a Body Shruti Swamy A House is a Body was published on August 11th, 2020. I received an eARC from the publisher, but as always, all thoughts are my own.  Content Warning: infidelity, explicit sexual language, statutory rape, allusion to sexual assault of a child, miscarriage, domestic abuse Synopsis: In two-time O. … Continue reading Book Review: A House is a Body

Book Review: The Aunt Who Wouldn’t Die | 20 Books of Summer

The Aunt Who Wouldn't Die Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay The Aunt Who Wouldn't Die was originally published on August 19th, 2017, and as of July 28th, 2020 it is available in the United States (published by HarperVia, an imprint of HarperCollins). I received an eARC from the publisher via NetGalley, but as always, all thoughts are my … Continue reading Book Review: The Aunt Who Wouldn’t Die | 20 Books of Summer