Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

Title: Man's Search for Meaning. Writer(s): Viktor E. Frankl.Translator(s): Ilse Lasch. Publisher: Rider.Format: Paperback.Release Date: 2008 (originally published in 1946).Pages: 154.Genre(s): Non-Fiction.ISBN13: 9781846041242. My Overall Rating: ★★★★ Despair. Agony. Misery. Once plunged into the terrors akin to such psychological torment, the mind can only withstand so much before it crumbles under the weight of the darkness. … Continue reading Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

Black Hammer ’45 by Jeff Lemire

Title: Black Hammer '45. Volume: Spin-Off. Writer(s): Jeff Lemire& Ray Fawkes Artist(s): Matt Kindt. Colourist(s): Sharlene Kindt. Letterer(s): Marie Enger. Publisher: Dark Horse Books. Format: Paperback. Release Date: October 29th, 2019. Pages: 120. Genre(s): Comics, Science-Fiction. ISBN13: 9781506708508. My Overall Rating: ★★☆☆☆. Also in the Black Hammer universe: Black Hammer (Vol. 1): Secret Origins by Jeff Lemire. Black Hammer (Vol. … Continue reading Black Hammer ’45 by Jeff Lemire

Night by Elie Wiesel

Title: Night. Series: The Night Trilogy #1. Writer(s): Elie Wiesel. Publisher: Hill and Wang. Format: Paperback. Release Date: January 16th 2006 (originally published in 1958). Pages: 120. Genre(s): Non-Fiction. ISBN13: 9780374500016. My Overall Rating: ★★★★★. Although reading is an escape from reality for many, it can also be a history lesson for others. Through the stories of those who have … Continue reading Night by Elie Wiesel

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

“If I have learned anything in this long life of mine, it is this: in love we find out who we want to be; in war we find out who we are.” — Kristin Hannah, The Nightingale     By now, it's pretty hard to go around talking about historical fiction without mentioning The Nightingale … Continue reading The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman

“No, darling! To die it's easy... But you have to struggle for life!” — Art Spiegelman, The Complete Maus     This is a dreadfully moving narrative that shines through the many dichotomies of life. The Complete Maus is not like anything you've read before. Containing both Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History as well … Continue reading The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman

The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

    Jessica Shattuck looks into one of the most devastating time period that mankind has ever known through a completely fresh scope. Set before, during and after World War II, The Women in the Castle brings to light the story of three women whose lives have known different facets of the war that raged on over a couple … Continue reading The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck