Mischling by Affinity Konar, a review

Mischling by Affinity Konar, a review

Oh my goodness you guys. I sort of fell off the reading wagon for a while there. Because of life and stuff. But I finally grabbed Mischling by Affinity Konar from my massive “to be read” pile and holy cow!
Click the link to check out my spoiler free and unbiased review of Mischling by Affinity Konar, plus some of my favorite quotes from this WWII historical fiction.

The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell, a review

The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell, a review

My review of the bestselling nonfiction book The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell, plus some of the best quotes from the book.
I picked up The Tipping Point shortly after I read and fell in love with a different Gladwell book, Outliers. I had been so fascinated with that one that I figured all his others had to be equally as good. I wasn’t wrong.

A Wonderful Refuge

A Wonderful Refuge

A short story (flash fiction actually) originally written for a winter themed contest. The only instructions were to include snowy weather and to keep it below 300 words – so it’s a little shorter than the other stories I’ve shared.

“The snow packed ground crunched beneath Katie’s sneakers. The winter wind, bitterly cold, whipped against her face, creeping through her scarf. She hugged her frail arms against her small twelve-year-old frame and walked swiftly, intent on reaching the library as quickly as possible….”