Book Review: The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson

Goodreads synopsis: 'Adrift after her sister Bailey's sudden death, Lennie finds herself torn between quiet, seductive Toby—Bailey's boyfriend who shares her grief—and Joe, the new boy in town who bursts with life and musical genius. Each offers Lennie something she desperately needs... though she knows if the two of them collide her whole world will explode.... Continue Reading →

Lisey’s Story by Stephen King

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Believe it or not, as much as I have read, I am ashamed to admit that I have never read Stephen King until someone gifted me with Lisey’s Story. I have always leaned towards fantasy, romance and the good ol’ classics. Lisey’s Story is about Lisey (rhymes with fleecy), the... Continue Reading →

Top 5 Fictional Fathers

Fathers come in all shapes and sizes and let’s be honest, not all of them are good and not all of them are around. I have been lucky enough to be raised by a man who was good to me, even though we nearly killed each other from time to time. If I didn’t have... Continue Reading →

Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling

Imagine J.K. Rowling could give you life advice... well, she does in here. In 2008, J.K. Rowling addressed the students at Harvard University and that speech was so good that it was published. Ah, she’s greedy, she’s milking it. No, all the money made from sales are going towards Lumos, a charity organisation aimed at... Continue Reading →

High-Rise Novel and Film Review

“Even their insistence on educating their children, the last reflex of any exploited group before it sank into submission, marked the end of their resistance.” It may be listed as science-fiction and dystopian fiction, but there are hidden (exaggerated) truths within this story. High-Rise explores the idea that a residential high-rise building becomes an isolated environment... Continue Reading →

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