Em Gold is in love and everything in her life is wonderful, until she finds out she is pregnant and decides she cannot live. She persuades her boyfriend to shoot her, and this story explores the family histories and court room scene when he is accused.
Cannonball Read 5, Book 18: The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
FLIGHT OF THE SPARROW was very well researched and held my interest. At first I didn't realize FLIGHT OF THE SPARROW was based on an actual person. Once I found that out, the book became even more intriguing.
A Game of Thrones-- an insanely complex political thriller set in a fantasy world that finds itself with one throne and five contenders. You never know which of your favorite characters is going to die or which new favorite you might meet on the next page. It really is suspenseful in that way.
"Summer, 1950. At the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, young Flavia de Luce lurks, an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison... and detecting. Evil-doers and big sisters beware! Original, clever, entertaining and funny - an extraordinary maze of mystery and intrigue, driving the reader to turn those pages in glorious anticipation." “Oh how astonishing and pleasing is genuine originality!" "Passionately enrapturing... Five stars!"