Book review: “The Thief” by Megan Whalen Turner

My sister introduced me to Megan Whalen Turner’s beautiful fantasy series with The King of Attolia, which I read and reviewed last year. I fell in love with it. Last month I read the first novel in the series, the Newbery Honour winner The Thief, and it stole my heart (pun intended). From the back … Continue reading Book review: “The Thief” by Megan Whalen Turner


Doctor Gringo, Part 3

Leticia found me on the church roof two hours later – in the middle of my sit-ups. (Yes, I was wearing a shirt.) She grinned and waved (they were used to my weird habits), put down a bag of bread and vanished downstairs again. I got up and set out a plastic table and chairs. … Continue reading Doctor Gringo, Part 3