Book Review: The Cat Who Saved Books

The Cat Who Saved Booksby Sōsuke Natsukawa, translated from the Japanese by Louise Heal KawaiFantasy208 pagesOriginally published in 2017Expected US publication date: December 7, 2021 After the unexpected death of his beloved and bookish grandfather, unassuming high school student Rintaro Natsuke is preparing to close the doors of the secondhand bookshop his grandfather ran for … Continue reading Book Review: The Cat Who Saved Books

StoryGraph Saturday: The Twelfth Enchantment

StoryGraph Saturday is a weekly thing where I randomly choose a book from my To Read pile on StoryGraph and show it off to both remind myself that it’s there and to show it to you in case you might find it interesting, too. The Twelfth Enchantmentby David Lisshistorical fantasy403 pagesPublished in 2011 From The … Continue reading StoryGraph Saturday: The Twelfth Enchantment

Book Review: Observations by Gaslight

Observations by Gaslight: Stories from the World of Sherlock HolmesLyndsay FayeMystery/Historical Fiction295 pagesExpected publication: December 7, 2021, by Penzler Publishers The first Sherlock Holmes pastiche stories were published before Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote his last story about the famed detective, and the trend isn't likely to end any time soon. Observations by Gaslight is … Continue reading Book Review: Observations by Gaslight

StoryGraph Saturday: Fairies: A Dangerous History

StoryGraph Saturday is a weekly thing where I randomly choose a book from my To Read pile on StoryGraph and show it off to both remind myself that it’s there and to show it to you in case you might find it interesting, too. Fairies: A Dangerous HistoryRichard SuggNonfiction/Folklore280 pagesPublished in 2018 From The StoryGraph: … Continue reading StoryGraph Saturday: Fairies: A Dangerous History