#CLTBRCHALLENGE15 Book Review: Highland Blessings by Jennifer Hudson Taylor 4/5 Stars

Overview: Two clans hate each other but have struck a peace treaty. Sadly before the deal can be completed in marriage the chieftain of one clan dies at the hands of it’s new ally. Years later the new chieftain is set to wed the daughter but rejects her. His brother steals her away and fallsContinue reading “#CLTBRCHALLENGE15 Book Review: Highland Blessings by Jennifer Hudson Taylor 4/5 Stars”

#CLTBRCHALLENGE15 Book Review: Beauty and the Beast by Marie Prince De Beaumont 3/5 Stars

Overview: A merchant has three boys and three girls, the youngest nicknamed Beauty. The merchant goes to pick something up from town, gets lost and meets the beast. The beast releases him to bring back a daughter and save the merchants life. Beauty volunteers to go. She breaks the curse. Opinion: I think I amContinue reading “#CLTBRCHALLENGE15 Book Review: Beauty and the Beast by Marie Prince De Beaumont 3/5 Stars”

#CLTBRCHALLENGE15 Book Review: Roots by Alex Haley 4/5 Stars

Overview: Roots is the story of Kunta Kinte and his children for seven generations. We follow Kunta’s kidnapping clear to the author’s life and writing of the book. We go on a journey through slave days, being sold from one plantation owner to the next. Learning different trades and finally being freed. Opinion: It tookContinue reading “#CLTBRCHALLENGE15 Book Review: Roots by Alex Haley 4/5 Stars”