Book Review: The Mountains Sing

The Mountains Sing Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai The Mountains Sing was published on March 17th, 2020. I received an eARC from the publisher, but as always, all thoughts are my own.  Synopsis: With the epic sweep of Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko or Yaa Gyasi’s Homegoing and the lyrical beauty of Vaddey Ratner’s In the Shadow … Continue reading Book Review: The Mountains Sing

From My Bookshelf: The First “New” Books of the Decade

Here with another Happy New Year greeting - this time From My Bookshelf. It's the first FMB post of the new year and new decade, so I thought it would be fitting to feature the books of my first 2020 book haul. On Saturday (January 11th) I drove over to a local used bookstore, primarily … Continue reading From My Bookshelf: The First “New” Books of the Decade