Me Before You
Month-to-Month: May to June 2019
Hello, everyone! Happy June! I hope May was good to you in all the ways it could be, and especially in your bookish lives. Bookish lives, of course, are why we are here. Right? Right! So without further ado, let’s talk about May! I read six books in the month of May, which honestly surprises… Continue reading
Reviewed: “After You” by Jojo Moyes
Trepidation is a good word to describe how I felt when I saw that there would be a sequel to “Me Before You.” Too many times I’ve been disappointed by sequels, or even simply by other books by authors I loved once. “Me Before You” seemed like an insurmountable lead to follow, and I wasn’t… Continue reading
Reviewed: “Me Before You” by Jojo Moyes
It’s hard to know where to start with this review. Mostly, I just want to go read the book again. I can’t do that, though, because I think my emotions are still to raw after finishing it yesterday. But I’ll read it again soon. The thing is that there’s no real surprise ending, no unexpected… Continue reading
An English diarist and naval administrator. I served as administrator of the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament. I had no maritime experience, but I rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, diligence, and my talent for administration.