Tag Archive: love

Aug 03 2015

Seraphina by Rachel Hartman (Book Review)

Rating: ★★★★★ Review: This is only the second Dragon book I’ve ever read. The first I never actually finished (having only read about half-way through it) was Eragon by Christopher Paolini. My reasoning for not finishing the book had nothing to do with the writing style, but more to do with the weight of the book! …

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Mar 16 2014

The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion (Book Review)

“I may how found a solution to the Wife Problem.” Review: Wow, did I love this book and did I need this book as well! That’s probably why I read it in just 5 days time! This year has been pretty slow for me in the reading department so I figured I would try something …

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Nov 07 2013

Come Back, Little Sheba / 1952 (TCM Presents)

TCM’s Star of the Month is Burt Lancaster. Mark this movie down as the FIRST Lancaster movie I’ve ever seen. First things first, he was WAY too young for the role! I knew that even before I looked into the background of the movie. And probably what made him seem all the more young for …

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Jul 10 2013

The Bookman’s Tale by Charlie Lovett (Book Review)

The Bookman’s Tale: A Novel of Obsession by Charlie Lovett 347 pages Penguin Group, 2013 fiction/history Read in 5 days Another Review My Rating: ★★★★★  Amazon.com / BN.com “Wales could be cold in February.” Review: If you are a lover of books, history, and the 90’s then this is the book for you. I truly marveled at …

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Jun 28 2013

Through the Ever Night by Veronica Rossi (Book Review)

Through the Ever Night by Veronica Rossi 341 pages Harper Collins, 2013 fiction/young adult Read in 3 days Another Review My Rating: N/A  Amazon.com / BN.com “Aria was here.” Review: It’s just not gripping me the way Under the Never Sky did. Then again, that book wasn’t all that riveting to me either. I find this book …

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May 19 2013

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Book Review)

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald 180 pages Scribners, 1925 classic American novel Read in 3 days Another Review My Rating: ★★ Amazon.com | BN.com “In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since.” Review: At 180 pages I found …

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May 16 2013

The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker (Book Review)

The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker 269 pages Random House, 2012 young adult/fiction Read in 4 days Another Review… My Rating: ★★★★ Amazon.com | BN.com “We didn’t notice right away. We couldn’t feel it.” Review: What amazing storytelling! In a nutshell, what would you do if to Earth suddenly started spinning at a …

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Apr 18 2013

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (Book Review)

The Book Thiefby Markus Zusak 550 pagesKnopf, USA / March 2006historical fictionRead in 7 daysAnother Review… My Rating: ★★★★★ Amazon.com / BN.com “First the colors.” Review: This book, I don’t mind or hesitate in saying, is the best book I’ve ever read in my entire life! I never thought I’d ever find a book that …

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