Review: Bonita Avenue by Peter Buwalda

22237471Release Date: January 13th 2015

Publisher: Hogarth (first published in 2010)

Genres: Literary Fiction

Format: Hardcover

Source: Publisher via Blogging For Books

My Rating: 3 Umbrellas

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Siem Sigerius is a beloved, brilliant professor of mathematics with a promising future in politics. His family—including a loving wife, two gorgeous, intelligent stepdaughters and a successful future son-in-law—and carefully appointed home in the bucolic countryside complete the portrait of a comfortable, morally upright household. But there are elements of Siem’s past that threaten to upend the peace and stability that he has achieved, and when he stumbles upon a deception that’s painfully close to home, things begin to fall apart. A cataclysmic explosion in a fireworks factory, the advent of internet pornography, and the reappearances of a discarded, dangerous son all play a terrible role in the spectacular fragmentation of the Sigerius clan.


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Stacking The Shelves #27

stacking the shelves

Stacking The Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews that spotlights books we are adding to our shelves, whether they be virtual or physical. After my one-click binge, I decided that I will not buy any more books THIS year. Though, I made it clear to everyone who will be buying gifts, that I only wish for books or bookish things. Haha! So we shall see what I get for Christmas. Here are the books I’ve added this week to my shelf.

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The Miracle Girl by Andrew Roe

Song of Blood & Stone by L. Penelope

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Both of Me by Jonathon Friesen

Blogging For Books

Bonita Avenue: A Novel by Peter Buwalda

Hopefully, I will enjoy each of these books. What books did you add to your shelves this week?