Review: I Capture the Castle

I Capture the Castle
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

 

 

**To be precise, this is a 4.5 bordering on 5. **

What an absolute treasure. This was a book club pick of mine, and it was actually a last minute shift from a dystopian novel I’d previously suggested. Our world, though, is starting to look more and more like dystopia, and I feared that layering a bleak reality with a foray into a bleak fictional world would sap me of any of the hope and positivity I have left. So, in effort to really embrace escapism to its fullest, I Capture the Castle became the book of choice. And I don’t believe I could have chosen a more perfectly delightful book to fall into. Read More