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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The Secret History by Donna Tartt book review

Synopsis Genre: Contemporary, Modern Classic, Thriller, Literary Fiction 520 pages “Beauty is terror. Whatever we call beautiful, we quiver before it.” P.S. Lot's of Tumblr like aesthetic coming your way  The story is unlike any mystery I have ever read, enticed by the idea of why the murder took place as opposed to who did … Continue reading The Secret History by Donna Tartt book review

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

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