March 2016 Wrap-up

Never Let Me Go by Kazou Ishiguro Read if You’re in the Mood For: Literary Fiction, Dystopian, Romance, Adult Fiction, possible chance of tears, character-driven plot Read Why This is a Favorite The Search for WondLa by Tony DiTerlizzi Read if You’re in the Mood For: Children’s – Middle Grade, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic, adventure, robots, alien species, telepathic…

Top Ten Tuesday: 5-Star Reads

This post idea comes from The Broke and the Bookish‘s ‘Top Ten Tuesday’. This week’s topic is Top 10 Of My Most Recent 5 Star Reads.  Since everyone’s definition of ‘recent’ is a bit different, I have selected 10 books that I have read from today’s date dating back to January 1, 2015. If you’re interested…

Book Review: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Book Title/Author: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro Publisher/Year: January 2006 by Vintage Books (first published in January 2005) Genre: Literary Fiction, Dystopian, Romance, Adult Fiction Series: N/A Format: Softcover Source: Owned “From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge-of-your-seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and…

Book Review: Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s “Learned” by Lena Dunham

Book Title/Author: Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s “Learned” by Lena Dunham Publisher/Year: October 2015 by Random House Trade Paperbacks (first published September 2014) Genre: Non-Fiction, Memoir, Humour, Essays Series: N/A Format: Softcover Source: Owned “In Not that Kind of Girl, Dunham illuminates the experiences that are part of making one’s way in…

March 2016 Top 5 TBR

Last month was a slow reading month for me because I was super sick with the flu — sick enough that I even found reading difficult. I am feeling more like myself now and am happy to be back sharing my bookish thoughts with you all! But I got lots of reading to catch-up on….

February 2016 Wrap-up

Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham Read if You’re in the Mood For: Non-Fiction, Memoir, Short Essays, if you’re a fan of Lena Dunham’s TV Show ‘Girls’ Review Coming Soon. Read More on Goodreads. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Read if You’re in the Mood For: Classics, Fiction, Historical Fiction, a slow-burn…