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Arcadia by Iain Pears
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Do you like sci-fi / fantasy / time travel / dystopian / spy thriller / romance fiction? 55 altre parole


The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Title: The Night Circus

Author: Erin Morgenstern

Year: 2011

Publisher: Vintage

Pages: 512

Marco and Celia are bound together since their childhood. Brought up respectively by their tutor and father, they are trained to become opponents in a challenge meant to put in contrast two schools of thought regarding the practice of magic. 130 altre parole

Looking into the gutter: Jean Rhys' After Leaving Mr Mackenzie

I read After Leaving Mr Mackenzie for #ReadingRhys, but, to be truthful, I really don’t think I would have bothered had it not been for that impetus. 538 altre parole


Top Ten Tuesday: All Time Favorite Bildungsroman Novels

Top Ten Tuesdays is a weekly feature by The Broke and The Bookish. Each week has a new theme and you can participate however often you choose! 880 altre parole

Top Ten Tuesday

Book review: the Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

It’s been a while since I read a book I couldn’t put down. Like, I’ve read a lot of good books and a lot of books I’ve enjoyed and a lot of books that held my interest and made me think. 971 altre parole

Summer 2016

The Lauras by Sara Taylor

I remember there being a flurry of blog activity around the release of The Shore by Sara Taylor last year, and whilst I wanted to read the book I didn’t have chance and the moment seemed to pass me by. 793 altre parole


Bloom by Nisha Mody

I was a well-behaved child. Until I wasn’t. I had to make my South Asian immigrant parents proud, especially after I helped cut so many coupons and filled out innumerable rebate forms. 732 altre parole

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