The World That We Knew – Alice Hoffman

– follow me on Instagram + Goodreads! –  I was very lucky to have been given the opportunity to review Alice Hoffman’s newest upcoming release, The World That We Knew, prior to its release date*. When this fun surprise showed up in my mail box, my first reaction was major heart eyes at the cover. Pictures truly…

Those Who Save Us – Jenna Blum

–  follow me on Instagram + Goodreads! –  I’m a little late to the game with this book, but Those Who Save Us is unbelievable. As we all know, I’m a sucker for anything and everything World War II related, so when my aunt recommended I read this, I jumped right on it. Anna Schlemmer was a…

Auschwitz Lullaby – Mario Escobar

Oh, MY HEART! This book. Whew…. it was a rough one. Easy to read and plow through in terms of an interest and anticipation standpoint? Yes, absolutely. Easy to read without having your heart break into a million pieces over and over again? NO. Auschwitz Lullaby seriously broke my heart. I mean, they all break my…

The Orphan’s Tale – Pam Jenoff

Well what do you know – another historical fiction book based on WWII. Didn’t I tell you I would fall in love with Pam Jenoff after reading The Lost Girls of Paris?! Spoiler alert – I liked The Lost Girls of Paris better than The Orphan’s Tale but nonetheless, I thoroughly enjoyed this unique take on historical fiction! *more on…

The Huntress – Kate Quinn

Well what do you know, it’s time for my classic phase of binge-reading every new Historical Fiction book based around WWII (I called this in the last post!). I’m a little embarrassed to admit that The Alice Network by Kate Quinn has been on my TBR list since it was published last year but I have yet…

The Lost Girls of Paris – Pam Jenoff

I found myself going through phases over the last few years where I would become so consumed with World War II and the Holocaust that I would read book after book on the subject, basically any that I could get my hands on! Eventually I need a break after doing this because as we all…