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The Curious Incident of Lazy Writers Not Doing Research

I finished my 4,000 word essay! Hurray!

… I didn’t read a new book this week. Or write a book review. Oops. As such, I’m going to review a book I read some time ago today, and for the next couple of weeks, I’ll try to read two books a week to make up for this week and last week’s slips. 536 more words


The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night-Time

Confession: I haven’t read anything in nearly a month. I usually read on a consistent basis, then get into reading slumps where I can’t find anything interesting. 109 more words


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

OK, so my friend (who is more like a sister really), asked me a couple of weeks ago if I’d read a book called The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time… 753 more words

Life On The Jay Train

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Nighttime - Mark Haddon 

‘The curious incident’ has been on my to-read list for ages now and only this weekend did I finally read it. It was an easy read, I finished it in two days whilst catching some sun in the garden, a lovely weekend I must say! 146 more words

Book Review

Reading short stories: Mark Haddon and Emma Strout

I do not usually find short stories fit into my prime reading time; in bed at night. Sometimes a short story is more than want to read in one night, but then next night you have barely and left, then hard to go straight into next. 401 more words

Emma Strout

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Rating – 5/5

Mark Haddon’s highly acclaimed novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, follows Christopher John Francis Boone, a 15 year old with a behavioral and mental disorder. 219 more words

Book Reviews

The Pier Falls - Book Review

Hello, people of the internet!

I don’t think I read as many short stories as I should. Even though I write them now and again, I just don’t read a lot of them. 2,060 more words