A Book Review

“Rules of Civility” by Amor Towles

This period piece is more than just a romance novel.

I am not the first reviewer to compare Rules of Civility to The Great Gatsby. Both are period dramas set in the glamorous worlds of high society New York with a doomed romance at their center. Both are placed in the early 1900s, in a time between the wars. But at the…



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Shades Of Words

California based culture blogger, obsessive & compulsive reader, globetrotter. Day job in technology. Writes at https://shadesofwords.com/!