Books, Review

Book Review: A Ladder to the Sky – John Boyne *****

A psychological drama of cat and mouse, A Ladder to the Skyshows how easy it is to achieve the world if you are prepared to sacrifice your soul. If you look hard enough, you can find stories pretty much anywhere. They don’t even have to be your own. Or so would-be writer Maurice Swift decides very… Continue reading Book Review: A Ladder to the Sky – John Boyne *****

Books, TAG

Unpopular Opinions Book Tag

This is the Unpopular Opinions Book Tag, created by The Book Archer on YouTube. As you have probably gathered from the name the questions all pertain to the person answering’s unpopular opinions about books. So without any further ado let’s get into it! What is a popular book or series that you didn’t like? I read The… Continue reading Unpopular Opinions Book Tag

Books, quotes, Writing

Some of my favourite lines I read this year (part 1)

I've been trying to mark beautiful lines when I read them. It's something I tend to forget and then regret not doing when I'm writing the review or when I see it sitting on my shelf. Today, I want to share some of my favourite lines from books I read this year. How to stop… Continue reading Some of my favourite lines I read this year (part 1)

call me by your name andré aciman
Books, Review

Book review: Call me by your name – André Aciman ****

Call Me by Your Name is the story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliff-side mansion on the Italian Riviera. Unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, at first each feigns indifference. But during the restless summer weeks that follow, unrelenting buried… Continue reading Book review: Call me by your name – André Aciman ****