My Name is Eva, tells the story of an old lady who is now in a home who gives the impression of losing her memory, by telling her niece one thing that she had for dinner when she had something else on purpose. She even does the Telegraph cross Continue reading “My Name is Eva By Suzanne Goldring Review”
The Lost Girls of Paris, is a fictional story of how in World War II woman were used by the Special Operations Executive (SOE), in occupied France in the aiding the French resistance during the Nazi occupation. The story is told using the point of View of three women, Grace Healey, Elanor Trigg and Marie. Using the documents and letters in a simaler way to The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova which was reviewed here.
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Feeling in a bit of a rut in how I choose which book to read, I decided to give my reading life a bit of a boost to this end I have been doing some of the reading rush 2019 challnges which is happening this week. One of them was to read a book and watch the movie, as readers we all know that the book is nearly always better then the film, but I decided to both read the and wach the movie with an open mind.
The Historian is the first book written by Elizabeth Kostova, being based on the history and folk law of Vlad Tepes who is better known to the world as Count Dracula. Telling the story of three generations of historians trying to find the location of his grave which is still unknown to this day.