Take a closer look at the 2015 Longlist, and be your own judge… 2,584 more words
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- I picked this book from the library shelf because I like to see how different children’s authors express sensitive topics like war.
- Upon looking at the first pages of this book I am immediately in love with the drawings (real pictures of torn paper holes with drawings of tiny soldiers with their little weapons are sticking out)! 386 more words
I used to think Murakami was kind of over-hyped. I read Kafka On The Shore 7 or 8 years ago and enjoyed it, but that was it (although recently I’ve been thinking about giving it a re-read.) So I didn’t have very big expectations for The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle. 648 more words
Well, I hope you’re all following me over on Twitter because things are really starting to get exciting!
Oh, how things can change so quickly! Last week, I was at a total loss for what quote to feature for my #JNGReads/#JNGListens post, but today, I’m struggling to pick just one quote from my weekly catalogue to highlight. 908 more words