Burial Rites, by Hannah Kent

Five stars, read in September 2014. It’s been almost a year and a half since I read this book, and I still think about it often, wishing I could find more media that I can feel the same way about. I still don’t know what words to use to describe it . . . Haunting, maybe. Atmospheric….

The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak

Five stars, read September/November 2011. You miss a few things if you listen to this on audio, because I saw some illustrations and formatting when I picked up a hard copy—but the narrator is also fantastic and it’s a lot of fun hearing it read in a German accent, so you’ll have to just decide which…