Cilka’s Journey Book Review Today’s book review is for Cilka’s Journey. Cilka’s Journey is the sequel to The Tattoist of Auschwitz. If you were one of the people that truly LOVED The Tattooist of Auschwitz, then you will most likely also enjoy this book! It continues the story of Cilka, who we last saw being taken […]

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In order to give The Family Upstairs a fair book review, I need to give you some background into my youth.  The Family Upstairs is a creepy thrill ride that made me think back to the bizarre book choices as a teen. Growing up, Agatha Christie & Stephen King were my favorite authors. A staple […]

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Although this cover is stunning and I eagerly anticipated the release of The Dutch House book, I don’t love this one! The Dutch House review gets 3 Stars from me. This book follows the life of a brother and sister over the years as they struggle to come to grips with their dysfunctional upbringing. After […]

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If you want one big messed up joy ride, read Never Have I Ever. You know those nights when you’re scrolling through the TV and you come across some crappy TNT show? It is late and you’re too tired to focus. However the show sucks you in anyway and next thing you know it’s 2am? […]

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To start my Nothing to See Here Review, I will share some dialogue that will draw you in immediately with it’s quirky premise: “They catch on fire” she said.“Are you joking?” I asked.“NO! God, of course not, Lillian. Why would I joke about something like this?” she said.“Well, ’cause I’ve never heard of anything like […]

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The Farm, by JoAnne Ramos is a creepy little thriller about surrogacy that raises the questions about what happens when we begin to tinker with nature. It is another favorite from 2019 that snuck up on me! The multiple quandaries it poses are perfect for a book club discussion! I read The Farm while walking […]

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As I sit to write a book review for Island of Sea Women by Lisa See, I am looking for words that will sum up my complex thoughts on this book. I know I can’t do justice to the depth and scope of See’s writing in order to give it the acclaim it deserves. I […]

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Hey friends! Welcome to Momma Leighellen’s Book Nook. My name is Leighellen Landskov and I’m the Owner and Photographer at Leighellen Landskov Photography. If you know me, you know I am a book LOVER. For YEARS I have been contemplating a way to share my love of books with all of my photography followers. That’s […]

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Every week in 2018, I’m going to give you my latest book reviews from books I am currently reading.  I love to read and tend to read a great deal of historical fiction, women’s fiction, christian perspective books and bible studies, as well as super fun YA novels (I love anything with dragons & fairies).  […]

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I finally had a chance to sit down and take some quiet time to reflect on 2017.  I know this past year was a dark, horrible one for so many people and they just can’t wait to move on.  My story is completely different.  My year was a story of redemption, peace, and finding JOY […]

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