Gerald Durrell

My Family and Other Animals

Author: Gerald Durrell | Publisher: Penguin You will all be delighted to hear that I finally, FINALLY finished reading My Family and Other Animals. Boy was that a slog-fest! I'm not sure what I can say about this book that hasn't already been said, but I'll try... I'm not exactly sure why I found this… Continue reading My Family and Other Animals

Ursula K. Le Guin

A Wizard of Earthsea

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin | Publisher: Penguin The Earthsea books are one of those classic works of fantasy, in the same vein as Lord of the Rings or His Dark Materials, which are raved about by pretty much everyone. And Ursula K. Le Guin has achieved near-godlike status among fantasy fans. I’ve heard so… Continue reading A Wizard of Earthsea

The Night Circus Erin Morgenstern
Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus [Book Review]

Author: Erin Morgenstern | Publisher: Vintage Books THE CIRCUS ARRIVES WITHOUT WARNING NO ANNOUNCEMENTS PRECEDE IT… IT IS SIMPLY THERE, WHEN YESTERDAY IT WAS NOT Hold for a bold claim: This is easily the best book I’ve read this year. Easily. It’s a masterpiece. I had absolutely no idea what to expect when I picked… Continue reading The Night Circus [Book Review]