Category: Fiction

Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

Carry On by Rainbow Rowell | Book Review

Blurb: Simon Snow is the worst ‘Chosen One’ who’s ever been chosen. That’s what his roommate, Baz, says. And Baz might be evil and a vampire and a complete git, but he’s probably right. Half the time, Simon can’t even make his wand work, and the other half, he starts something...

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen | Book Review

Blurb: Pride and Prejudice, ‘darling child’ of Jane Austen has retianed its popularity with the reading public over the years. The novel examines the paradigm of courtship romance in the context of the social changes that overtook England following the French Revolution. Elizabeth’s Bennet’s wit and independence of mind attract...

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky | Book Review

Blurb:   The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a story about what it’s like to travel that strange course of the uncharted territory of high school. The world of first dates, family dramas, and new friends. Of sex, drugs, and the rocky horror picture show. Of those wild and...

War of the Damned by Martin Ferguson | Book Review

War of the Damned by Martin Ferguson is the third part of the Relic Hunters series. It was published in 2018 by Little Bird Publishing house.   Blurb: When a perfectly preserved German U-Boat from the Second World War is discovered on the coast of Scotland, Adam Hunter and the...

Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell | Book Review

Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell was originally published in 2012 by Orion Books. Blurb: Eleanor is the new girl in town, and she’s never felt more alone. All mismatched clothes, mad red hair and chaotic home life, she couldn’t stick out more if she tried. Then she takes the...

Different by Neeha Gupta | Book Review

Different by Neeha Gupta was published in 2017 by The Write Place Publishing. Blurb: Science Geek. Whiz Kid. Alien… Nicole Grace, the only surviving member of Bridgen – a planet in the neighbouring galaxy, Andromeda – crash-landed on Earth fifteen years ago. She survives and learns to walk, talk, eat...

The Surrogate Lies by Shantanu Munshi | Book Review

Shantanu Munshi’s The Surrogate Lies was first published in November of 2017 by Half Baked Beans. Blurb: A dysfunctional writer, a hyperbole consultant, a Bollywood smitten driver and an over the top mysterious foreign man. They are strangers on an adventure and strange is their adventure. Their escapades are as serendipitous as...

Curse of the Sands by Martin Ferguson | Book Review

  Curse of the Sands is the second installment of the adventure series Relic Hunters By Martin Ferguson. It was published in July of 2017 by Little Bird Publishing House. Blurb: Thousands of miles away from London and The British Museum, in the mysterious Land of The Pharaohs, a pyramid has...

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society | Book Review

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows was first published in 2008.   Blurb: It’s 1946 and Juliet Ashton can’t think what to write next. Out of the blue, she receives a letter from Dawsey Adams of Guernsey – by chance, he’s...