THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS by Vanessa Diffenbaugh | Review

The brilliance of Vanessa Diffenbaugh's novel The Language of Flowers lies in its countless conflicting qualities: it is both heart-warming and heart-breaking, uplifting and sorrowful, fast-paced and meticulously developed, based on harsh reality and idealized fiction. Though clearly a best-case-scenario for a child raised in the foster care system, this novel nevertheless contains the unfortunate … Continue reading THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS by Vanessa Diffenbaugh | Review

JANUARY 2017 | Wrap-Up

Welcome to my first monthly wrap-up of 2017! Take a gander at what I've been up to so far this year! In January I read a total of 5 books: How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh The Girls by Emma Cline The Shining by Stephen King Milk and Honey by Rupi … Continue reading JANUARY 2017 | Wrap-Up