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Book Review: Catch-22 By Joseph Heller


By Joseph Heller

My Rating: 3 Stars

Since I decided to read more classic works of fiction this year, I thought I should read one of the most famous war books in history.   621 more words


"Slaughterhouse 5 or The Children's Crusade"- Kurt Vonnegut

“Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt” 

I pick up books off the cuff but there’s always a pattern. Well, most of the times. I read a quote somewhere and immediately look up the author and the source of the quote. 602 more words



Day 22 – 37


Sebastian Faulks is an author with a soaring imagination. I have no idea how much of the book comes from borrowed experience and how much from fantasy, but his writing, especially his descriptions of happening events detail every step by step moment with an honesty that carries its own brand of authenticity. 877 more words

Read A Book And Find Me...

I didn't really like this book - but I'm wondering if I was wrong. We that are left by Clare Clark.

Theo, Phyllis and Jessica Melville and Oskar Grunewald spend holidays together at the Melville Estate, a house done up to look like a castle. When Theo dies in the war the whole families are thrown into mourning and their own particular ways of trying to move on in life. 355 more words

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