Review – The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

The hate U give by Angie Thomas Published:February 28th 2017 by Balzer + Bray Genre: Fiction, contemporary, young adult, realistic fiction Pages: 444 This. Book. Is. Long. Overdue! “I’ve seen it happen over and over again: a black person gets killed just for being black, and all hell breaks loose. I’ve tweeted RIP hashtags, reblogged … Continue reading Review – The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Review – Into The Water by Paula Hawkins

Into the water by Paula Hawkins Published: May 2nd 2017 by Riverhead Books Genre: Fiction, mystery, thriller, suspense Pages: 386 I’m a sucker for details, and the devil as they say lie in the details. Only now was I overwhelmed and a little drowned in them. There are just too many details to keep track of, … Continue reading Review – Into The Water by Paula Hawkins

Review – What happened

What happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton Published: September 12th 2017 by Simon & Schuster Genre: Non-fiction Pages: 512 Why do you even care about American politics when you’re not american? Someone asked me in an accusatory tone. As if one country’s politics (especially a country as large as america) doesn’t affect the rest of the … Continue reading Review – What happened

Review – Run, River

Run, River by Joan Didion Published:Published April 26th 1994 by Vintage (first published 1963)  Genre: Fiction, literature Pages: 272 In october, Netflix released a documentary about Joan Didion titled “The center will not hold” directed by her nephew Griffin Dunne. In the documentary they talk about all of Didion’s books and I was reminded of … Continue reading Review – Run, River

Review – The secrets of my life

The secrets of my life by Caitlyn Jenner Published: April 25th 2017 by Grand Central Publishing    Genre: Biography, Non-fiction Pages: 368 Buzz Bissinger has written a jumbled and contradicting portrait of Bruce and Caitlyn Jenner. It all feels a little schizophrenic to me, and maybe it is. It rubs me the wrong way how … Continue reading Review – The secrets of my life

Review – Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett Published: September 13th 2016 by Harper    Genre: Fiction, literary fiction, historical fiction Pages: 336 It just so happens one day at a christening party that a woman of one family and a man of another, happen to kiss. This is the beginning of a saga that spans five decades where … Continue reading Review – Commonwealth by Ann Patchett