Book Review : Girl Made Of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake

Book Review : Girl Made Of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake

Mara and Owen are as close as twins can get, so when Mara’s friend Hannah accuses Owen of rape, Mara doesn’t know what to think. Can her brother really be guilty of such a violent act? Torn between her family and her sense of right and wrong, Mara feels lost, and it doesn’t help that things are strained with her ex-girlfriend, Charlie. Continue reading Book Review : Girl Made Of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake

Book Review : A Dangerous Woman by Mary McGarry Morris

Book Review : A Dangerous Woman by Mary McGarry Morris

Martha Horgan is not like other women. She stares. She has violent crushes on people. She can’t stop telling the truth. Martha craves love, independence, and companionship, but her relentless honesty makes her painfully vulnerable to those around her. Continue reading Book Review : A Dangerous Woman by Mary McGarry Morris

Full Review : Lolita (The Annotated Lolita) by Vladimir Nabokov

Full Review : Lolita (The Annotated Lolita) by Vladimir Nabokov

Humbert Humbert – scholar, aesthete and romantic – has fallen completely and utterly in love with Lolita Haze, his landlady’s gum-snapping, silky skinned twelve-year-old daughter. Reluctantly agreeing to marry Mrs Haze just to be close to Lolita, Humbert suffers greatly in the pursuit of romance; but when Lo herself starts looking for attention elsewhere, he will carry her off on a desperate cross-country misadventure, all in the name of Love. Hilarious, flamboyant, heart-breaking and full of ingenious word play, Lolita is an immaculate, unforgettable masterpiece of obsession, delusion and lust. Continue reading Full Review : Lolita (The Annotated Lolita) by Vladimir Nabokov

Full Review : A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Full Review : A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

When four classmates from a small Massachusetts college move to New York to make their way, they’re broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition. There is kind, handsome Willem, an aspiring actor; JB, a quick-witted, sometimes cruel Brooklyn-born painter seeking entry to the art world; Malcolm, a frustrated architect at a prominent firm; and withdrawn, brilliant, enigmatic Jude, who serves as their center of gravity. Continue reading Full Review : A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Full Review : A Game Of Thrones (A Song Of Ice And Fire #1) by George R.R. Martin

Full Review : A Game Of Thrones (A Song Of Ice And Fire #1) by George R.R. Martin

In A Game of Thrones, George R.R. Martin has created a genuine masterpiece, bringing together the best the genre has to offer. Mystery, intrigue, romance, and adventure fill the pages of the first volume in an epic series sure to delight fantansy fans everywhere. Continue reading Full Review : A Game Of Thrones (A Song Of Ice And Fire #1) by George R.R. Martin

Full Review : Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee

Full Review : Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee

It’s been six weeks since angels of the apocalypse descended to demolish the modern world. Street gangs rule the day while fear and superstition rule the night. When warrior angels fly away with a helpless little girl, her seventeen-year-old sister Penryn will do anything to get her back. Continue reading Full Review : Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee