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'It's Kind of a Funny Story' by Ned Vizzini

I started to read this book a while ago, but I’ve only just finished it because things have been a bit hectic recently.
‘It’s Kind of a Funny Story’ appealed to me purely due to the storyline and the issues raised by all of the characters. 251 more words

15 Favourite Literary Quotes

I am a HUGE bookworm. I just love words in general. I think it’s amazing how the simple act of putting them together can create something that people love, something that they can relate to & something that stays with them forever. 409 more words


Book Review: I'm Still Here

I first came across I’m Still Here: A New Philosophy of Alzheimer’s Care by John Zeisel at Lisa’s review here. One of the main points she discusses there, of not “testing” the person with Alzheimer’s (Do you know who I am? 1,500 more words


"The Mirror Sisters" by V.C. Andrews (Review)

{ my rating: ★ }

The Mirror Sisters by V.C. Andrews is the first part of a loose modern gothic trilogy that is written by a ghostwriter and, as I understand, was inspired by the notes Mrs. 873 more words

Book Review

Jackaby (Jackaby #1) by William Ritter

Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1892, and in need of a job, Abigail Rook meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary–including the ability to see supernatural beings. 516 more words

Halloween Book Deal

Where the Moths Dance is on sale at Amazon.com for one week only. From October 26th until November 2nd, Amazon.com customers can pick up a copy of the… 150 more words


Calamity: A Review

This review is spoiler-free.

Good news: This book wasn’t as bad as some books I’ve read recently!

Bad news: It also wasn’t very good.

As the third book of a trilogy, this book had some living up to do. 972 more words