Short Story Review: The Grownup by Gillian Flynn

Title: The Grownup Author: Gillian Flynn Anthology: None Published: November 3, 2015 Genres: Fiction > Suspense My Rating: ★★★★☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud. On a rainy April morning, she is reading auras at Spiritual Palms when Susan Burke walks in. [...]

Short Story Review: The Yellow Wall-Paper

Title: The Yellow Wall-Paper Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman Anthology: None Published: January 1892 Genres: Fiction > Psychological My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Based on the author’s own experiences, "The Yellow Wall-Paper" is the chilling tale of a woman driven to the brink of insanity by the ‘rest cure’ prescribed after the birth of [...]

Book Review: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Title: The Little Prince Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Series: None Published: April 6, 1943 Genres: Fiction > Children's > Science Fiction, Fable My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm, it tells the story of a little boy [...]

Book Review: The Giver by Lois Lowry

Title: The Giver Author: Lois Lowry Series: The Giver, #1 Published: April 26, 1993 Genres: Fiction > Young Adult > Science Fiction > Dystopian My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear of pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the [...]

2018 Reading Challenges

Since 2018 will be my first full year of blogging, I am going to be participating in some reading challenges. I'm really excited because I've never done a reading challenge before, but I think that it's a great way to read more diverse books and genres than I would normally. I'm going to participate in [...]