Why I Read the Book Before Seeing the Movie

I’m a visual reader. For me, this means I truly see the action unfold in my mind as my eyes read the words on the page. I’m a slow reader, I read only a little faster than I do aloud. For me, though, that time is truly captivating. I am the characters, I paint the […]

Book Review: The Hangman’s Daughter

I have recently read The Hangman’s Daughter by Oliver P√∂tzsch (translated by Lee Chadeayne) on my Kindle. I love historical fiction and found this book delightful in its presentation, rich in its historical setting, and a bit too much of a page-turner for my own good. I found myself lingering too long reading when I […]