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Waiting on Wednesday: From Sand and Ash

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted over at Breaking the Spine, so head over there to join in or see what it is all about :)

From Sand and Ash

Written by: Amy Harmon
Publisher: Lake Union Publishing
ISBN: 1503939324
Release Date: December 1st, 2016 
Genres: Adult, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, World war 2, Italian literature, Italy, European setting
Pages: - (Paperback)
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Summary:
"Italy, 1943 - Germany occupies much of the country, placing the Jewish population in grave danger during World War II. As children, Eva Rosselli and Angelo Bianco were raised like family but divided by circumstance and religion. As the years go by, the two find themselves falling in love. But the church calls to Angelo and, despite his deep feelings for Eva, he chooses the priesthood. 
Now, more then a decade later, Angelo is a Catholic priest and Eva is a woman with nowhere to turn. With the Gestapo closing in, Angelo hides Eva within the walls of a convent, w…

Top 10 Tuesday: Scary Books in my future!

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I have read a lot of books that people say are scary and i read them and didn't see it.... 

But here is to hoping for a better track record in the future!


Waiting on Wednesday: A Study in Scarlet Women

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A Study in Scarlet Women


Written by: Sherry Thomas
Publisher: Berkley
ISBN: 042528140
Release Date: October 18th, 2016 (Or maybe its already out? Because i saw that some people are already reading it? But i looked it up where i live and there the release date above)
Genres: Adult, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Retelling, Sherlock Holmes Retelling, Historical, Mystery, Historical Mystery, thriller, crime
Pages: 336 (Paperback)
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Summary:
"With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of their fairer sex in upper class society. But even she never thought that she would become a social pariah, an outcast fending for herself on the mean streets of London. When the city is struck by a trio of unexpected deaths and suspicion falls on her sister and father, Charlotte is despera…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Other Einstein

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The Other Einstein
Written by: Marie Benedict
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
ISBN: 1492637254
Release Date: October 18th, 2016
Genres: Adult, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical, Scientific history, Einstein History, woman in science
Pages: 304 (Hardcover)
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Summary:
"What secrets may have lurked in the shadows of Albert Einstein's fame? His first wife, Mileva ""Mitza" Maric was more than the devoted mother of their three children - she was also a brilliant physicist in her own right, and her contributions to the special theory of relativity have been hotly debated for more then a century. In 1896, the extraordinarily gifted Mileva is the only woman studying physics at an elite school in Z├╝rich. There, she falls for charismatic fellow student Albert Einstein, who promises to treat …