Review: The Other People

The Other people - C.J. Tudor The Other People is a thriller with supernatural elements that focuses on grief and how people react to horrible situations which shatter and change their life forever. It is the third novel by C.J. Tudor who seems to specialise in these otherworldly, creepy tales that take some very ordinary… Continue reading Review: The Other People

Review: Potkin and Stubbs

Potkin and Stubbs by Sophie Green Synopsis Lil Potkin is a future reporter who is desperate to bring down the corrupt Peligan City. One night she stumbles upon a boy in a bus station and from here the real story begins... Review Characters - 7 I think that Lil and Nedly make a great pair.… Continue reading Review: Potkin and Stubbs

Am I Working Class?

Tonight, an interesting discussion about working class writers left me thinking for the rest of the evening... While the original panel was intended to discuss how the publishing industry accepts or hinders working class authors and the unique space they may have to negotiate through this socioeconomic status, what emerged was an interesting discussion of… Continue reading Am I Working Class?

My Current Literary Life

An update about my life since January... When I began this blog in October, it was with great hope and optimism. I desperately wanted somewhere to talk about books and to be a part of the book community. However, I was spending all my time focusing on this, as I didn't have work at that… Continue reading My Current Literary Life

When Dimple Met Rishi

When Dimple Met Rishi Author: Sandhya Menon Genre: Contemporary | Young Adult | Romance Amazon  | Book Depository | Goodreads 4 out of 5 - A solid, enjoyable and fun contemporary romance story between two young adults who need to find themselves and their place in the world. This story gives a different cultural perspective than… Continue reading When Dimple Met Rishi

#TBR241

In keeping with my reading resolutions for 2018, I have decided to create my own tag, the TBR 241 challenge. Throughout the year I will be making sure that for every 1 book I buy, I have to read/unhaul 2 books from my pre2018 owned TBR. Most of the books that I now have on… Continue reading #TBR241

Hate List

Hate List Author: Jennifer Brown Genre: Contemporary  | Young Adult  | Psychological Amazon   |   Book Depository    | Goodreads 5 out of 5 stars - This book was captivating, and the writing was honest and heart-wrenching. Telling the story of not just one girl, but a community, after a mass shooting at the… Continue reading Hate List