Title: A Clockwork Orange Author: Anthony Burgess Genre: Science fiction, dystopia, satire Publication date: 1962 Pages: 192 hardback edition, 172 paperback edition Source: Bought it Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Synopsis: In Anthony Burgess’s nightmare vision of the future, where criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, … More Book Review: A Clockwork Orange (Spoilers)
“Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.”-Stephen King
Title: Animal Farm Author: George Orwell Genre: Political satire Publication date: August 1945 Pages: 112 Source: School reading Rating: 5 stars out 5 Synopsis: Animal Farm is a political allegory, based on Joseph Stalin’s betrayal of the Russian Revolution. The story revolves around a group of animals who rebel against their human owner, Mr. Jones, from the farm they … More Book Review: Animal Farm (Spoilers)
My non-related book post in awhile. I have a lot of pet peeves and I thought I would share some of my pet peeves when it comes to going to the gym. I am a regular at the gym so I’ve seen it all. Here are just some of my own personal pet peeves: Annoying … More Annoying Gym Pet Peeves
Title: And Then There Were None Author: Agatha Christie Genre: Crime, Mystery Publication date: November 1939 Pages: 272 Source: E-book download Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Synopsis: And Then There Were None tells a story of ten individuals who are invited to an isolated island, called Indian Island by a mystery person called Mr. … More Book Review: And Then There Were None
Title: For One More Day Author: Mitch Albom Genre: Fiction, Inspirational (really unsure of the genre actually) Publication date: September 2006 Pages: 197 Source: Bought it Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Synopsis: It tells the story of Charley “Chik” Benetto, a former baseball player whose life is closing to hit rock bottom: alcohol addiction, … More Book Review: For One More Day
Finally I am finished with this 30 day book challenge! 🙂 Okay, I am one of those people who likes to read at least two books at once. I don’t know why but I just do. Anyways I’m currently reading: … More Day 30: The book you’re reading right now.
This is a weekly event, hosted by The Broke and The Bookish where bloggers relate their “top ten” of a certain topic. For this week — Ten Book Related Problems I Have. 1.Book Amnesia: I don’t know about anyone else, but I’m one of those people who read books and after a month or so … More Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Bookish Problems I Have In My Life
Title: Can You Keep A Secret? Author: Sophie Kinsella Genre: Comedy, chick lit Publication date: March 1, 2005 Source: Bought it Rating: 4.5 out 5 stars Synopsis: Can you Keep A Secret? by Sophie Kinsella, tells the story of Emma Corrigan “a young woman with a huge heart, an irrepressible spirit, and a few little … More Book Review: Can You Keep A Secret?
This is somewhat hard for me to answer, because I feel like a lot of the books that I read, all the authors are already well-known. I would have said Veronica Roth before anyone else knew about Divergent, but now that is not the case anymore. If I had to pick, it would probably Michael … More Day 29:Author(s) you wish was more well-known