Book Review: You Can’t Touch My Hair and Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson

Image Description: book cover of You Can't Touch My Hair: And Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson. The cover mostly consists of robin's egg blue background, with title text and author text up the top of the book, in the foreground is a close-up head-shot of Phoebe Robinson with a serious … Continue reading Book Review: You Can’t Touch My Hair and Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson

Book Review: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes and Other Lessons from the Crematorium by Caitlin Doughty

Title: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematorium Author: Caitlin Doughty Social Media: Twitter, Ask A Mortician Youtube Channel, Goodreads, and The Order of The Good Death Publisher: Canongate Books Format and Price: Ebook at $12.59 Rating: 5 out of 5 About The Author: Mortician Caitlin Doughty—host and creator of "Ask … Continue reading Book Review: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes and Other Lessons from the Crematorium by Caitlin Doughty

Monthly Forcast: June 2017

Image Description: an image of a bookshelf filled to over-full from an unknown library. The books displayed on the shelves are a mixture of reference books in paperback and hardback formats of various sizes, colours and languages. This is the monthly forecast for June, which includes three reading challenges I probably won't complete, I doubt … Continue reading Monthly Forcast: June 2017

Book Review: The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Title: The Scarlet Letter Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne Publisher: Paperback: Penguin Classics and Audible: Cherry Hill Publishing Format and Price: Paperback at $12.99 and Audible Book at $7.95 Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars About The Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne was a 19th century American novelist and short story writer. He is seen as a key figure … Continue reading Book Review: The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Monthly Forecast: May 2017

Image Description: the image appears to the cluttered surface of a desk. There's an old vintage style map and on top of the map is a pair of  black thick-rimmed glasses, three black and white photos and two journals. One journal is closed and one journal is open to a blank page with a pencil … Continue reading Monthly Forecast: May 2017

Book Review: Blood of The Cosmos by Kevin J. Anderson

Title: Blood Of The Cosmos (The Saga of Shadows #2) Author: Kevin J. Anderson Social Media: Facebook, Goodreads and Twitter Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd Source: Book supplied by Collins Booksellers – Bacchus Marsh Rating: DNF - Did Not Finish About The Book: An epic space opera of the titanic conflict of several galactic civilizations … Continue reading Book Review: Blood of The Cosmos by Kevin J. Anderson