Book Review · Children · Classic · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Holiday

Book Review: The Nutcracker and the Mouse King by E.T.A. Hoffmann

Genre: Children/Holiday/Christmas/Fantasy Pages: 138 Publication Date: December 1, 2017 (Original: 1816) Rating:  out of 5 Theme: Kindness, Helping others, Friendship It’s Christmas time and Godfather Drosselmeier has another round of unique gifts to share. There is one gift that captures little Mary’s attention though – a nutcracker. It is meant to be shared among the family, but since Mary has…… Continue reading Book Review: The Nutcracker and the Mouse King by E.T.A. Hoffmann

Book Review · Classic · Dystopian

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Genre: Dystopian/Classic Number of Pages: 324 Publication Date: February 17, 1986 Rating:  out of 5 Story Perspective: First Person Themes: Feminism, Oppression, Gender Roles, Religion, Social Order In a society where marriage is more of a convenience for some while others it’s not an option, where public executions are used as lessons, and where the future is unknown, follow Offred…… Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood