Book Review – The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory

Boleyn. That has always been associated with one person. Anne Boleyn, second wife of Henry VIII of England, the woman who informally caused the English Reformation. But there was another girl who left behind an almost unknown legacy. Anne's sister, Mary. Mary Boleyn - The Other Boleyn Girl - artist unknown The Other Boleyn Girl. …

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Book Review – Twilight and Midnight Sun

It’s been a long time coming but Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer has finally arrived in the world of literacy. It’s been 12 years in the making but the Twilight author has finally given us a story from the point of view of Edward Cullen, the 109-year-old vampire in the body of a 17-year-old boy. When Twilight first came out in the …

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Book Review – The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin

Here’s a question for you: what is your idea of the ‘perfect woman’? Does she have soft hair, smooth skin, a beautiful smile? Is she devoted, caring, obedient? Does she cater to your every whim? Well, in this book that I’m reviewing, I discovered a community that literally creates their idea of the perfect woman from …

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Book Review – Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

Sometimes, when I like to write things, I like to start by asking a question: what if? But this time, I’m not going to, because in a way, we already know. In the time that we all have spent in isolation, trying to cope through this god-forsaken pandemic, we have all had to change. We …

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Book Review – I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith

When I was eight years old, my aunt who lives in England would send me books that she thought I would like to read. These books were all children’s classics, books by Hans Christian Anderson, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle that kind of thing. One of those books is the one I’m reviewing now: I Capture the …

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