Book Review: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter

Title: Beautiful Ruins Author: Jess Walter Published: 2012 Pages: 337 Genre: Historical Fiction Format: Print copy My rating: 4/5 Synopsis: The story begins in 1962. On a rocky patch of the sun-drenched Italian coastline, a young innkeeper, chest-deep in daydreams, looks out over the incandescent waters of the Ligurian Sea and spies an apparition: a tall, thin woman, a vision in … More Book Review: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter

Book Review: The Munich Girl by Phyllis Edgerly Ring

Title: The Munich Girl: A Novel of the Legacies That Outlast War Author: Phyllis Edgerly Ring Published: 2015 Pages: 356 Genre: Historical Fiction Format: ARC sent by author My rating: 4/5 Review: “Anna Dahlberg grew up eating dinner under her father’s war-trophy portrait of Eva Braun. Fifty years after the war, she discovers what he never did—that her mother … More Book Review: The Munich Girl by Phyllis Edgerly Ring