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Books to read?

I’m going on a trip in a few weeks and I’ll need some reading material for the plane. I should warn you, I don’t like reading very much– so I’ll need something that will really capture my attention. 559 more words


Books: Ranger's Apprentice

(In addition to the monthly life updates, I’ve been wanting to share thoughts about other aspects of life, such as religion, food, books, games, and other such items. 334 more words

10 Fictional Vacations to Get You Through the Coldest Months of the Year

It’s that sad time of year where Christmas and New Year’s Eve have come and gone and all that’s left for us is the frozen tundra of winter until March or April. 182 more words

General Bookishness

Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn

What a book to start the year with! It’s fair to say I barely put it down once I’d gotten into the nitty-gritty of the plot, and I can see why the novel was a favourite by book clubs around the world when it was first published. 256 more words

Book Recommendations

Bridget Jones's Diary - a book review

I recently finished reading my first book of the year, Bridget Jones’s Diary written by Helen Fielding and published in 1996. The book outlines a year in the life of Bridget Jones, a single, thirty-something, Londoner in the form of a personal diary. 345 more words


Holiday Reads! (September 2014)

Having now graduated and secured myself some employment (yay!), I decided it was time to pull this blog out of the shadows and introduce something other than the dusty records of my academic past. 3,091 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review of We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

“My full name is Cadence Sinclair Eastman.
I suffer migraines. I do not suffer fools.
I like twist of meaning.
I endure.”

The name “Sinclair” means a lot. 557 more words