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Book Review: The Silkworm

Read: 12 Jan 2017
Finished: 18 Jan 2017


Following the success from solving the Lula Landry case, Detective Cormoran Strike is hired by a worried wife to find her missing husband, novelist Owen Quine. 268 more words


Book Review: The Cuckoo's Calling

Read: 5 Jan 2017
Finished: 12 Jan 2017


Detective Cormoran Strike, a decorated war veteran turned private detective is hired to investigate the suicide of legendary supermodel, Lula Landry. 315 more words


Harry Potter by JK Rowling Book Series Recommendation

Hi! I’m back! Okay, today I’m going to recommend one of the most popular books of all time (The Deathly Hallows is actually number 21 of any book ever published), so pleeeeease don’t roll your eyes. 271 more words

A Writer's Public Persona and the Philosopher's Stone

Fiction writers have a long and rich tradition of being the unofficial historians of social and political conditions. You can learn much about early twentieth-century midwestern America from Faulkner, or the Spanish Civil War from Hemingway, or the social constraints of the Victorian era from Thomas Hardy. 1,675 more words

Story Telling

The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

I recently read and reviewed The Cuckoos Calling and really enjoyed the lead character Cormoran Strike. I was looking forward to getting the next book and lo and behold, someone gave it to me after reading the blog. 280 more words

Book Blogs

Save the Hero

I’ve always been a big believer in picking oneself up after a tough time, brushing oneself off and moving forward.

It’s why I keep applying at newspapers. 766 more words

Seriously WTF?

The Significance of Books

Recently I had a discussion with someone on the significance of books. It proved to be a rather interesting conversation and I wanted to share some of it with you. 569 more words