A spoiler free review of The Latin Sub: Impure Thoughts, and One Man’s Definition of Mortal Sin
2016 was a year of swings and roundabouts. There were the countless celebrity deaths, I had a small army of rats living in my basement, I didn't get to read half the number of books I wanted to read this year and I have never had to work so hard in my life. On the… Continue reading Bye, 2016!
A guest review of the graphic novel, Blankets... Book: Blankets Author: Craig Thompson Pages: 592 (Hardcover) Genre: Autobiography, Graphic Novel Age Recommendation: 17+ Published: 13/10/2015 Publisher: Drawn & Quarterly ISBN: 9781770462205 ★★★★★ ‘Maybe I’m sad about wanting you. I’m not too comfortable with wanting someone.’ Where do I begin? Blankets is an autobiographical-coming-of-age- graphic novel, a mouthful… Continue reading Blankets by Craig Thompson
A review of Billy and Me by Giovanna Fletcher... Book: Billy and Me Author: Giovanna Fletcher Pages: 402 (Paperback) Genre: Women's Fiction Age Recommendation: 18+ Published: 23/5/2013 Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: 9781405909952 ★★★★ “I think it’s funny how life can lead you down certain paths which you wouldn’t have taken otherwise.” Over the last two weeks, I have had next… Continue reading Billy and Me
A review of Attachments by Rainbow Rowell... Book: Attachments Author: Rainbow Rowell Pages: 368 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Age Recommendation: 15+ Published: 2/2/2012 Publisher: Orion ISBN: 9781409120537 ★★★★ “Do you believe in love at first sight?”... “Do you believe in love before that?” Attachments is a story about the quiet and caring Lincoln, whose job is to read… Continue reading Attachments