February Wrap Up

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot - 5 stars This exploration of Henrietta Lacks' life, death, and afterlife through HeLa cells, taken and sold without her consent, was fascinating and so, so important. Skloot weaves it all together beautifully. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray - 4 stars This Victorian satire is… Continue reading February Wrap Up

February Wrap Up

Hester by Margaret Oliphant - 4 stars This was for my Victorian women novelists independent study, and I enjoyed it. It's not as funny as Oliphant's Miss Marjoribanks, but I really enjoyed the plot and Catherine Vernon as a character. The Okay Witch by Emma Steinkellner - 4 stars This adorable middle grade graphic novel… Continue reading February Wrap Up