I finished reading this book earlier tonight but decided to go to bed and write this in the morning. How fitting that I find myself unable to sleep and am therefore combating my night of insomnia with writing this review. Before I Go To Sleep is a story about Christine, who wakes up in a … Continue reading Before I Go To Sleep – S. J. Watson
A book about the night the Titanic suck? Yes, please. The Midnight Watch tells the story that fateful night from the perspective of the crew of the Californian, the boat closest to the sinking Titanic that failed to come to their rescue. The ramifications of their actions were huge in light of this bi-continental disaster. … Continue reading The Midnight Watch – David Dyer
This year has been the first year I have taken my reading seriously. When I say seriously I mean I set myself a goal at the beginning of the year, I have kept track of what books I have been reading and also started writing about the books I have read. Almost 6 months in … Continue reading Reassessing Goals.
I just finished this book. Like, just finished it, made myself a pot of tea and sat down to contemplate my review. I want to write this now, full of all my feelings about this beautiful but heart-breaking book. The Light Between Oceans follows Tom, home from the war and sailing off to his new job … Continue reading The Light Between Oceans – M. L. Stedman
I finished reading this book late last night, in fact I stayed up purely just to finish it. After I read the last page I sat there for a bit, not really sure what I thought about it. Most of you probably have heard of Doerr's fifth novel, All The Light We Cannot See. I … Continue reading About Grace – Anthony Doerr
Found yourself in a reading slump? Can't seem to motivate yourself out of it? That's okay! Where there is a will, there is a way and I am here to provide some suggestions to pull yourself out of your slump. I know, I get it, the lure of Netflix/TV is just too tempting. Sit … Continue reading Reading slump? No worries.
Here is a brand new historical fiction era I haven't tried before! Ancient Egypt. A new and exiting place for me to be transported. This book I picked up as part of the Dymock's Top 101 Books for 2016. As a younger person I was fascinated by the idea and culture of the Ancient Egyptians … Continue reading Desert God – Wilbur Smith