Tag: thought provoking

Book Review : The In-Between by Barbara Stewart

Book Review : The In-Between by Barbara Stewart

October 30, 2013 Book review 8 ★★★

Different! If I had to find one word to sum up this book that is the word I would use. It is meandering, confusing and compellingly different. In an interesting but slow-paced way. First Line: “I was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.” My Recap of The In-Between:… Read more »

Book Review : This Fragile Life by Kate Hewitt

Book Review : This Fragile Life by Kate Hewitt

October 3, 2013 Book review 11 ★★★★★

This Fragile Life captures all that is beautiful about life and how fragile happiness and life really is. Heart wrenching, wise and beautiful. My Recap : Two friends at very different stages in life. One seems to have it all, the loving husband, a great career and a fancy apartment…. Read more »

Book Review : Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

Book Review : Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

August 5, 2013 Blog Tour 0 ★★★★★

Code Name Verity is a new comer to my “Books-I-Love-you-can-look-but-you-can’t-touch-and-you-def-can’t-borrow” bookshelf. To get on to this shelf, you have to impress the socks off me and earn your place with skilful writing, an impressive plot line and memorable characters. Code Name Verity qualified on every count. My Recap: My suggestion… Read more »

Book Review : Sky Song by Sharon Sant

Book Review : Sky Song by Sharon Sant

June 20, 2013 Book review 0 ★★★★½

Sky Song is an urban fantasy/sci fi book that took me by surprise with how much I enjoyed it. It’s unpredictable, fast flowing and gripping. My Recap Jacob is an unusual boy; he has strange eyes that change colour depending on his moods and the weather. At the start of… Read more »

Book Review : Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

Book Review : Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

March 8, 2013 Book review 13 ★★★★★

Well first things first, let me just put this out here, I loved Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion. I mean really loved it, don’t-talk-to-me-I’m-reading, loved it. I had seen clips for the film, read some great reviews on GoodReads and was so excited when I got the book that I… Read more »