Bookbed reviews: ‘Echo’ by Lorena Glass

by Mikki Shiu THE STORY Echo is the first book of a trilogy that is the epic love story of two cursed lovers that fate, time, and death are constantly conspiring to keep apart; while they are determined to defy all three to be together. Whenever one dies, the other time travels to the lost lover’sContinue reading “Bookbed reviews: ‘Echo’ by Lorena Glass”

Bookbed reviews: ‘Outlander’ by Diana Gabaldon

by Mikki Shiu THE STORY The year is 1945. Claire Randall, a former combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach—an “outlander”—in a ScotlandContinue reading “Bookbed reviews: ‘Outlander’ by Diana Gabaldon”

Bookbed reviews: ‘The Girl Who Saved The King of Sweden’ by Jonas Jonasson

by Mikki Shiu THE STORY From the author of The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared comes a picaresque tale of how one person’s actions can have far-reaching-even global-consequences On June 14, 2007, the king and the prime minister of Sweden went missing from a gala banquet at the royal castle. Later itContinue reading “Bookbed reviews: ‘The Girl Who Saved The King of Sweden’ by Jonas Jonasson”