Lore of the Books is a blog focused on bookish things — although sometimes lifestyle & other interests also creep in. I review lots of books, talk about my bookish interests (which there are many) and post pretty photos.
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Happy October! I had a pretty good reading month in September.
Oh, it was both strange and wonderful to be back in the London’s.
So first off, I was very nervous about this book — I worried I would miss Lou too much, but thankfully Celie stood so well as her own character, and the plot was superb as well.
Retellings and I can have a complicated relationship, but there was no complicated relationship here. I enjoyed this book from cover to cover,
Wow! I was BLOWN AWAY by this book. I think part of why I loved it so much is it touched on both themes and ideas we see in ancient mythology – specifically Greek and Viking, which have some of my favorite women warriors.