Search

Not-so-modern girl

Tag

narration

Review: Anatomy of a Scandal’ by Sarah Vaughan

Welcome back! I promised a more modern book review, so here we go 🙂 my boyfriend lent me this one, and I really enjoyed it. Despite the central hard-hitting themes, such as sexual abuse, Vaughan managed to navigate the book... Continue Reading →

Advertisements

Review: ‘Mrs Dalloway’ by Virginia Woolf

I recently read this book on the recommendation of my boyfriend, and my mum has always loved ‘The Hours’ by Michael Cunningham which is based on this classic, so I thought I’d give it a try. I enjoyed ‘Mrs Dalloway’... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Catcher in the Rye’ by J. D. Salinger

Welcome back for another review! I recently read this book as it's been on my list for ages, and then my Dad got it for my birthday so I was finally pushed into giving it a go. 'Catcher in the... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Miseducation of Cameron Post’ by Emily M. Danforth

Welcome back for another review! I recently read this book after seeing the trailer for the film, which I think is now on Netflix. I might have to check that out soon 🙂 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post' is about... Continue Reading →

How far would you go for love?

I recently watched the series 'You', which is exclusive to Netflix, and it got me thinking about this question. How far would you go for love? And not just to get it, but to protect the person you love? I... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Idiot’ by Elif Batuman

'The Idiot' is about Selin, a young woman starting her first year at Harvard University. She finds herself drawn into new friendships, passionate conversations and complex relations while she struggles to come to terms with who she is, what she... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine’ by Gail Honeyman

Hi there! It's time for another book review! I read this book over the summer, but I've only just had chance to review it on here. I read this book after seeing lots of hype from other bloggers, and then... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Purple Hibiscus’ by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Hi there! I recently purchased a beautiful copy of this book from my local Waterstones store, and I started reading it straight away! I don't usually buy books without reading them first, but I've wanted to read some fiction by... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Girl, Interrupted’ by Susanna Kaysen

I've just finished reading 'Girl, Interrupted' by Susanna Kaysen, and so I thought I would write a review, while it was still fresh in my mind! 'Girl, Interrupted' is an autobiographical novel (written as fiction) about Susanna Kaysen's experience at... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑