Book review | The Girl in The Tower

The Bear and The Nightingale was one of my favourite books of 2017 so of course, I have been eagerly awaiting the next book as soon as I found out there was one. - For a young woman in medieval Russia, the choices are stark: marriage or a life in a convent. Vasya will choose… Continue reading Book review | The Girl in The Tower

Book Review: The Bear and the Nightingale

At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn’t mind—she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers of a fire with her beloved siblings, listening to her nurse’s fairy tales. Above all, she loves the chilling story of Frost, the… Continue reading Book Review: The Bear and the Nightingale