About some of the books I've been reading lately.
I read a hardback version of The Tattooist of Auschwitz. Genre: Historical fiction, based on a true story Publisher: Zaffre Publishing Originally published: January 11th, 2018 Pages: 288 (Hardback) Blurb by the publisher: For readers of Schindler's List, The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz and The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas comes a heart-breaking story of the very... Continue Reading →
I read this book on my Kindle. Publisher: David Fickling Books Publication date: January 5th, 2006 Pages: 224 (hardcover) Audiobook length: 4 hrs and 56 min Synopsis by the publisher: Berlin, 1942: When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a... Continue Reading →
'Could you please call the police for me?' That's how the conversation between an old man named Rolf and me started this morning as I was at the end of my morning walk with Mork (the dog). I asked him why he wanted me to call the police, but his answer was vague. He kept... Continue Reading →
Marie-Laure lives with her father in Paris near the Museum of Natural History, where he works as the master of its thousands of locks. When she is six, Marie-Laure goes blind and her father builds a perfect miniature of their neighborhood so she can memorize it by touch and navigate her way home. When she... Continue Reading →
Paris, 1937. Andras Lévi, a Hungarian-Jewish architecture student, arrives from Budapest with a scholarship, a single suitcase, and a mysterious letter he promised to deliver. But when he falls into a complicated relationship with the letter's recipient, he becomes privy to a secret that will alter the course of his—and his family’s—history. *** The Invisible... Continue Reading →