Bookish Buzzwords

buzz·word a word or phrase, often an item of jargon, that is fashionable at a particular time or in a particular context. Hey, guys, it’s been awhile so glad to be doing a blog post after a week of silence, hope you are well. As you can see in today’s post I am going to … Continue reading Bookish Buzzwords

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Black Swan Green by David Mitchell Book Review

Synopsis Genre: Coming Of Age, Contemporary, Literary Fiction, Young Adult  “If you show someone something you've written, you give them a sharpened stake, lie down in your coffin, and say, ‘When you’re ready’." Mitchell does it again!! Are we really surprised that I ended up really enjoying this one… Set in the 1980s this coming … Continue reading Black Swan Green by David Mitchell Book Review

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern book review (Le Cirque des Rêves)

“The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there when yesterday it was not.” Source of Image Synopsis Genre: Fantasy, Magical Realism, Historical Fiction   Sighs Heavily I fear that this review won’t do justice to the brilliance of what Erin Morgenstern has created. This is the embodiment of elegance and elevating … Continue reading The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern book review (Le Cirque des Rêves)

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry book review (A Book about Books)

Synopsis Genre; Realistic Fiction, Books About Books, Contemporary “Sometimes books don't find us until the right time.” I am a mess right now, talk about the right book at the right time. Everything about it was near perfection. I can’t believe it took me so long to actually get to it but alas I have finally … Continue reading The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry book review (A Book about Books)

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler book review

Synopsis Genre: Contemporary, Literary Fiction, Family Drama Charming. An absolute delight and one accurate depiction of family relationships, human emotions and life like characters. I am still in awe at the experience and I think it will stay with me for a very very long time. “But it was easier, somehow, to reflect on them … Continue reading A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler book review

The Road by Cormac Mcarthy book review

Synopsis Genre: Horror, Dystopian, Adult Fiction, modern classic “People were always getting ready for tomorrow. I didn't believe in that. Tomorrow wasn't getting ready for them. It didn't even know they were there.” Finally sitting down to review this modern classic and after finishing it 4 days ago I am still haunted by the atmosphere. … Continue reading The Road by Cormac Mcarthy book review