Things I Fancy – March 2017

Friends! I decided to do something a little different for this month’s Things I Fancy! I filmed it! I’ve been messing around with youtube without actually committing to it or really even mentioning it. Mostly because I’m so self-concious about it and I think I’m the most awkward. I wanted to try it though and […]

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The Nest | Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney (Book Review)

You know what’s almost better than finishing a book you really loved? Finishing one you hated. Because you finished it and it’s finally over and you are happy instead of sad. That’s how I felt about The Nest. Let’s just get straight into why, shall we? Hardcover, 368 pages Published March 22nd 2016 by Ecco […]

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The Nightingale | Kristin Hannah (Book Review)

This post contains affiliate links The Nightingale Hardcover, 1st Edition, 440 pages Published February 3rd 2015 by St. Martin’s Press ISBN 0312577222 (ISBN13: 9780312577223)   Summary: Despite their differences, sisters Vianne and Isabelle have always been close. Younger, bolder Isabelle lives in Paris while Vianne is content with life in the French countryside with her […]

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Dark Matter | Blake Crouch (Review)

Hardcover, 342 pages Published July 26th 2016 by Crown ISBN 1101904224 (ISBN13: 9781101904220) Edition Language English Summary “Are you happy with your life?” Those are the last words Jason Dessen hears before the masked abductor knocks him unconscious. Before he awakens to find himself strapped to a gurney, surrounded by strangers in hazmat suits. Before […]

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The Girl With All The Gifts | M.R. Carey (Review)

Paperback, 460 pages Published June 19th 2014 by Orbit (first published January 14th 2014) ISBN 0356500152 (ISBN13: 9780356500157) Edition Language English Summary Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into […]

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child | J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne (Review)

Hardcover Special Rehearsal Edition, 330 pages Published July 31st 2016 by Little Brown UK ISBN 0751565350 (ISBN13: 9780751565355) Edition Language English Summary It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn’t much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of three school-age children. While […]

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The Light Between Oceans | M.L. Stedman (Review)

Paperback, 345 pages Published April 2nd 2013 by Scribner (first published January 1st 2012) ISBN 1451681755 (ISBN13: 9781451681758) Edition Language English Summary After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne returns to Australia and takes a job as the lighthouse keeper on Janus Rock, nearly half a day’s journey from the coast. To […]

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