Tag Archives: World War II

Karolina’s Twins & The Dutch Wife

Book Pairing Both these novels held my interest till the very end.  All the while, I kept trying to guess what the main outcome of the story was for each.  I was successful with the first book but was very … Continue reading

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The Imitation Game

Book vs. Movie    The book recounting Alan Turing’s life is remarkable and interesting (sometimes going beyond my comprehension, because I am quite horrible at math).  The movie was based on the biography but it seemed to make more sense … Continue reading

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In the Unlikely Event & The Nightingale

Book Pairing     On the surface, you may think these novels have nothing in common.  It is true that the first takes place about six years after the second one and is set in America, instead of France but there … Continue reading

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The Invisible Bridge & The Postmistress

Book Pairing    If you have read Orringer’s book then you will probably enjoy Blake’s work as well.  The thread that holds these two titles together would be the time frame (which takes place during the Second World War) and … Continue reading

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Sarah’s Key

Book vs. Movie     I couldn’t wait to see the movie for this novel.  I was wondering how they would change, add or leave things out from the film.  Surprisingly, the screen version did quite well with the rendition.  I think the … Continue reading

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