“Violins of Autumn” by Amy McAuley Book Review by Papyrus

I feel bad about not liking this book so much, because I was really hoping it would meet my expectations, but it didn’t. The first thing that I didn’t like was the cover (lipstick and dramatic posing) and the book got worse from there. It wasn’t a terrible book, it just wasn’t my type. Maybe …

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“Code Name Verity” by Elizabeth Wein Book Review by Papyrus

This book is told in an incredibly unique way. It begins with one of the main characters, “Verity”, being held in a Gestapo prison. The first half of the story is told through the manuscript that she writes, presumably to tell everything she knows to the Gestapo officer who is in charge of the prison. …

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