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Today Will be Different by Maria Semple

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Today Will Be Different by Maria SempleRating – 4.5 out of 5Today will be different, Elenor a middle-aged woman on the edge, tells herself. Her son is having issues in school, her husband has lied to her and worst of all she must see her friend for…

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A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

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A Court of Thorns and RosesRating – 4.25 out of 5In A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas, Feyre, a human, finds herself in trouble with the faerie world. Forced to live in the court of one of the high lords of the faerie realm…

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The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

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The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle ZevinRating – 5 out of 5The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin starts with some bad luck. A. J. Fikry, a widower loses a precious object then gains an equally precious child. As time goes on A…

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The Circle by Dave Eggers

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The Circle by Dave EggersRating – 3.88 out of 5In The Circle by Dave Eggers, Mae Holland starts at the most popular internet company in the world – The Circle. The company funds the innovative ideas of the smartest people in the world. They do this by providing some…

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Three things I did not like about Big Little Lies on HBO

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This is your last chance to turn back, buy the book and read it before I spoil everything!A few weeks back I wrote a review of Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty (which you can find here) and was looking forward to watching the show Big Little Lies on…

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The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

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The Handmaid’s TaleRating – 5 out of 5In The Handmaid’s Tale Offred is a handmaid in the dystopian Republic of Gilead, where life is confined to very strict ways of thinking and acting from an oppressive regime. She makes an account of her daily life, the horrors…

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Passenger by Alexandra Bracken

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Passenger Rating – 3.5 out of 5SynopsisHenrietta “Etta” Spencer is a concert-level violinist who’s mother’s past has always been a little mysterious. At one of her biggest performances yet things go awry and Etta is thrust into a new adventure as she seeks an family…

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Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African ChildhoodRating – 4.3 out of 5SynopsisTrevor Noah writes about his experiences as a mix-raced child under Apartheid in South Africa. The stories he tells about his childhood feature his thoughts on race, being a son to a strong…

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