Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

March 26, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post by Sine Thieme: What Would I Have Done in Their Shoes? (Review of The Nightingale and Reflections on a German Childhood)

Book Title: The Nightingale

“If life always went exactly as planned, there would be no stories.  If you look at it that way, a crappy day can be the greatest gift,” writes Sine Thieme at her terrific blog, JoburgExpat, and I can just hear her smiling!  Sine is a cheerful chronicler who finds the humor in challenging and downright aggravating circumstances.  She honed this talent while navigating life in Johannesburg from …

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