Good books I read in March

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles Keywords: historical fiction, Russia, 1922-1954, the Metrepol Hotel, friends that are also family it's hard to tell, beautiful First line: At half past six on the twenty-first of June 1922, when Count Alexander Illyich Rostov was escorted through the gates of the Kremlin onto Red Square, it was… Continue reading Good books I read in March

Good books I’ve read recently

Ayesha at Last by Uzma Jalaluddin First line: He wondered if he would see her today.Last lines: Sometimes there were no words, only sunshine on your heart. Alhamdulilah.Keywords: contemporary retelling of Pride and Prejudice, complex families, religion, love, marriage, truth, secrets This is one of the five books on the Modern Mrs. Darcy Minimalist Reading… Continue reading Good books I’ve read recently

Three podcast recommendations

I started listening to podcasts because of the blog ModernMrs.Darcy by Anne Bogel. For most of the week, the posts are all about reading and life, but every Tuesday, new episodes of her podcast, What Should I Read Next?, are dropped. When I first started reading her blog, I would check every Tuesday knowing there would be… Continue reading Three podcast recommendations