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Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Longlisted for the Bailey’s Prize for Fiction and winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award this year, Emily St. John Mandel’s Station Eleven seems to have blown through the literary world garnering praise from readers across genres. 818 more words


Jonathan Strange and Rediscovered Books

Last Sunday, May 17, BBC finally aired the first episode of the 7-partmini-series, Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, based of course on the book by… 556 more words


Not if I See You First by Eric Lindstrom

Parker is witty, sarcastic, loyal, athletic and blind.  She lives her life as independently as possible, expecting everyone in her world to follow her rules.  (The rules are listed early in the book and it pays to bookmark the page so you can refer back). 167 more words

Book Review

"At one point I was like ok the sad part is over then BAM here comes the tears again..."

Latest ‘CORNELIUS’ Review

May 12, 2015

5.0 out of 5 stars

“Ok so I just finished this book and it had me in tears at the end. 81 more words


Engleby by Sebastian Faulks (book review)

Engleby by Sebastian Faulks

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Four years ago…

I was a bit reluctant to start reading this book, because the last book I read by… 547 more words


Friday Freewrite

What’s Friday Freewrite? Find out here.

In an ocean of voices, how does one communicate his own? The sound is lost before it ever leaves his lips, consumed by a torrential outpouring of a million different words all trying to say a million different things. 309 more words


A healthy stash to add to the collection

Today, I took a break from study and went to a book sale. Armed with my little suitcase on wheels and some enviro bags, I spent about four hours browsing rows and rows of books. 96 more words