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. β€œBut it was easier, somehow, to reflect on them … Continue reading A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler book review

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie Book Review

  Synopsis Genre: Young Adult, Realistic Fiction, Humour, Contemporary I am sitting here just staring at the ceiling, I still can’t believe that this book packed such a punch. My sister just walked into the room and asked me what’s wrong and I threw the book at her… β€œIf you let people into your life … Continue reading The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie Book Review

44 Scotland Street (44 Scotland Street, #1) by Alexander McCall Smith (Short Book Review

Synopsis Genre: Humour, Contemporary, Cultural, Mystery Surprised at how much I enjoyed this, really surprised… Before you read this review make some tea get cosy because you are about to take a sneak peek into other people’s lives β€œThe young rarely believe that they will not be able to get what they wantΒ because there is … Continue reading 44 Scotland Street (44 Scotland Street, #1) by Alexander McCall Smith (Short Book Review

2016 Honourable Mentions (Favourite Books-Edition) #RunnersUp

It’s that time of the year where the majority of blogs will bombard you with favourites and try to convince you to try out various Blogs, Music, Books and all other things that made it for them in 2016. I have to admit that I thoroughly enjoy this sort of post because it’s always a … Continue reading 2016 Honourable Mentions (Favourite Books-Edition) #RunnersUp

Mystic River by Dennis Lehane (book review)

Genre: Mystery, Crime, Suspense, Thriller β€œHappiness comes in moments, & then it's gone until the next time. Could be years. But sadness settles it.” Another Lehane book under my belt and I enjoyed it immensely, the book was an elevated crime fiction book in which the character study and the amazing writing balanced well with … Continue reading Mystic River by Dennis Lehane (book review)

Blow your House Down by Pat Barker book review (Short post)

Synopsis Genre: Mystery, Contemporary, European Lit Β  Devastatingly Tragic and just beautiful ""you don't give it up love," said Annie. "It gives you up." … I am at loss for words at what I just experienced. I feel like In have journeyed through the story for a month but I just whizzed through this in … Continue reading Blow your House Down by Pat Barker book review (Short post)