The Forest of Moon and Sword by Amy Raphael | Book Review

The Forest of Moon and Sword by Amy Raphael is a fantastic children’s book that focuses around Art and her adventures during one of the darkest periods of history: the reign of Hopkins, the self-appointed Witchfinder General who murdered during his reign hundreds of women across Scotland and England for their healing gifts and other … Continue reading The Forest of Moon and Sword by Amy Raphael | Book Review

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz || Book Review

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz is many things at once, hence why I found it difficult to organize my thoughts and write a review. Although it might seem an easy-going, fast-paced story about the relationship between two boys, it’s much more than that: it’s their relationship with … Continue reading Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz || Book Review

Cast out by Joshua Lerman | Book Review

Title: Cast Out Author: Joshua Lerman Publication Date: 2020 Publisher: Zuriel Publishing Format: Paperback|323 pages Cast Out by Joshua Lerman has been gifted to me in exchange for an honest review and for that I am beyond grateful. The novel follows the story of Byrne growing up in a rather dystopian world where people are … Continue reading Cast out by Joshua Lerman | Book Review

A Quick Spell by Patricia Josephine | Book Review

Title: A Quick Spell Author: Patricia Josephine Publication Date: 2021 Format: Kindle Edition|119 pages Patricia Josephine sent me her upcoming book in exchange for an honest review. As some of you might remember, few months ago I reviewed A Quick Bite, an engaging short story collection depicting supernatural creatures in different situations and from different … Continue reading A Quick Spell by Patricia Josephine | Book Review

Tim: A Growing Up Tale for Grown-ups Who Remember… by L.L. Rose | Book Review

Title: Tim: A Growing Up Tale for Grown-ups Who Remember... Author: L.L. Rose Publication Date: 2020 Publisher: Self-Published Format: Paperback|150 pages Tim: A Growing Up Tale for Grown-ups Who Remember... by Canadian author L.L. Rose has been gifted to me by the author in exchange for an honest review. The book follows Atlas, an eleven … Continue reading Tim: A Growing Up Tale for Grown-ups Who Remember… by L.L. Rose | Book Review

Virginia Woolf’s Approach to Time in To the Lighthouse: A Shock of Modernity

It would be fair to mention that Virginia Woolf left her marks on modernism, a cultural trend that redefined literature in terms of themes, plot and representation of time and space, with her high-class and over-refined writing style. She chose to focus on the development of the characters and their transformations caused by inner conflicts, … Continue reading Virginia Woolf’s Approach to Time in To the Lighthouse: A Shock of Modernity

The Midnight Library by Matt Haig | Book Review

Title: The Midnight Library Author: Matt Haig Publication Date: 2020 Publisher: Canongate Books Format: Paperback|288 pages The Midnight Library is a heart-breaking book so engrossing that one cannot stop reading it. The main character ends up after a suicide attempt in a library that is magical: it has a limitless number of books that allows … Continue reading The Midnight Library by Matt Haig | Book Review

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott | Book Review

Title: Little Women & Good Wives Author: Louisa May Alcott Publication Date: 1993 Publisher: Wordsworth Children's Classics Format: Paperback|464 pages Little Women by Louisa May Alcott follows the lives of four young girls detailing both their childhood and the beginning of their womanhood, the two somewhat "overlapping" each other. The March sisters are very different: … Continue reading Little Women by Louisa May Alcott | Book Review

Joseph and the Seven Swords by Faisal Alothainah | Book Review

Title: Joseph and the Seven Swords Author: Faisal Alothaina Publication Date: 2020 Publisher: Self-Publisher Format: Paperback|212 pages Joseph and the Seven Swords was gifted to me by the author, Faisal Alothainah, in exchange for an honest review. It follows the journey of Joseph, separated at birth from his twin sister and adopted by a family … Continue reading Joseph and the Seven Swords by Faisal Alothainah | Book Review

Hello Mum by Bernardine Evaristo | Book Review

Title: Hello Mum Author: Bernardine Evaristo Publication Date: 2010 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd Format: Paperback|96 pages Hello Mum is the letter of 14 year old Jerome to his mum. In this letter he attempts to outline what life growing up as a black teenager on a council estate in London is like. Although the book … Continue reading Hello Mum by Bernardine Evaristo | Book Review