Eowyn Ivey was born and raised in Alaska and To the Bright Edge of the World is her tribute to this outstanding land. This novel is inspired by the real-life journey made in 1885 into Alaska led by Lieutenant Henry T. Allen and his Report of an Expedition to the Copper, Tanana, and Koyukuk Rivers in the Territory of Alaska were starting point and steady source of information.
I’ve been thinking about my blog for a while and I’ve come to the conclusion that this space does not reflect exactly who am I and what I am been thinking about. Not that it might matter to you, but it does for me. Writing book reviews is fun and I like sharing and discussing with others, but that kind of discussion happens nowadays mainly on Instagram.
There is a beautiful tradition in Norway and other Scandinavian countries regarding Advent Calendar. It is about watch one episode of Christmas series starting from 1st December and every day follow the Christmas story until 24th. Most if not all the children watch this,some do with parents who by chance remind themselves of their childhood as this custom is quite old.
You know this feeling when from the very first page you feel like this is going to be a book you’ll
love it. Actually just by looking at the amazing cover which I think is perfect, I was totally
I read that one needs to have the right mood for reading book Mornings in Jenin, too cheerful can drastically sink in tears and too morose can make all problems trivial. Either way, it is so eye-opening story and in my humble opinion it’s a must-read book.