REVIEW: The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

Most of my reviews this year have been non-fiction as I've been focusing a lot of increasing my understanding and knowledge base. However, half way through the year, I hit a wall. I couldn't do anymore non-fiction, but I wanted to keep trying. Basically, that resulted in me not reading for two months. Last weekend, …

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Perusing Historical Fiction

History tells us what people do; historical fiction helps us imagine how they felt. - Guy Vanderhaeghe For this book review, I'm moving from the memoir of a Saskatchewan man to a fictionalized account of brave rebellion against the might of Rome in Terrance D. Williamson's The Pagan & The Jew: The Jewish Rebellion against the Roman Empire. I …

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