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The House Girl, a captivating historical novel about slavery by Tara Conklin

Virginia, 1852. Seventeen-year-old Josephine Bell decides to run from the failing tobacco farm where she is a slave and nurse to her ailing mistress, the aspiring artist Lu Anne Bell. ...

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Clarke's novel Undone truly deserves its success

I know people think suicide is selfish, and maybe sometimes it really is. But what happened to Kai was beyond what anyone should have to cope with. I didn’t blame ...

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Discover the -sometimes shocking- extremes of the New American Food Culture

Dana Goodyear is an American journalist and poet, writing for the New Yorker. Anything That Moves is her second book published 2013 and is a joyful exploration of the foodie ...

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The Raven Boys, the new best-seller series by Maggie Stiefvater

After reading some of her previous books (the Wolves of Mercy Fall for example), I couldn't help buying this one to discover Maggie's new world. And hopefully I did! “There ...

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The Selection goes on: America integrates the Elite

As you may have noticed it in my review of The Selection, the first volume of the trilogy written by the talented author Kiera Cass, I really enjoyed reading the ...

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An enchanting horse-story written by Charlotte Bingham

As I am fond of both horses and books, I couldn't resist while seeing the beautiful cover of this one in a book shop. When Kathleen finds a mare in foal, despite the fact ...

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Shadowhunters' origines: Clare takes us back to the 19th Century

London, 1878. Tessa Gray arrives from New York to join her brother Nate after their aunt, only family they had left, died. But she doesn't have the time to find him ...

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Can Grey and Ana make things clear? Last volume of the Fifty Shades trilogy

It seems to be a foregone story and it's without any surprise that the first pages of this third - and announced as the last - volume of the Fifty ...

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The Selection: Cinderella's reality show

Imagine China buys out United States and existing codes are completely revised, back to the time of casts and monarchy. Three hundred years after our era, Illea's whole nation is ...

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City of Glass: Ultimate face-to-face with Valentine

Maybe the densest and the most exciting book of The Mortal Instruments series, City of Glass is the last volume of the first trilogy and brings us back to Alicante, this foreign country ...

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When beauty controls all human relationships...

Tally lives in a world where beauty rules the relationships between humans, a world in which the only goal we were born with was the one to become a Pretty. ...

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Fun and romantic novel about love and fate

Holly Edwards and Peter Russell first met when they were sitting next to each other in a plane flying from LA to NY. They had time to talk about everything and had ...

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Last Night at Chateau Marmont, sparkles aren't shining anymore

She made a name for herself with her best-seller The Devil Wears Prada, which rocketed up the 2006 book sales, Last Night at Chateau Marmont is the fourth novel written ...

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Round two for Ana and the Fifty Shades of her Mr. Grey

In this second volume of the Fifty Shades trilogy, we are back to our couple... who isn't one anymore. At least in the first pages. Ana decided it was time ...

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The mother of Harry Potter opens doors to a new world

We do not need to present JK Rowling anymore, best-seller author of a series of seven books sold in more than 200 countries around the world, retracing the story of ...

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Comeback in the City of Ashes for the Shadowhunters and their demons

 In this second volume of the series The Mortal Instuments, we meet Jace, Clary, the new-born vampire Simon and their other Shadowhunters friends in a darker and more violent atmosphere. Between the city ...

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Is Nicholas Sparks going to give The Best Of Him?

You never forget your first true love. Dawson is aware of it; Amanda's memory is still haunting him twenty-five years after their break-up, and his feelings for her remain intact, ...

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Fifty Shades of Grey, the unexpected self-published best-seller

Already a best-seller around the world, this first volume of the Fifty Shades trilogy, written by the British author E.L. James, was published in 37 countries around the world and ...

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