Book Review: Animal Farm by George Orwell

Title: Animal Farm Author: George Orwell Series: None Publication Date: August 17, 1945 Genres: Fiction, Classics My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "As ferociously fresh as it was more than a half-century ago, this remarkable allegory of a downtrodden society of overworked, mistreated animals, and their quest to create a paradise of [...]

Book Review: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

Title: The Lightning Thief Author: Rick Riordan Series: Percy Jackson and the Olympians #1 Publication Date: March 1, 2006 Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can't seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper. And lately, being away at boarding school is only getting [...]

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

Title: The Little Prince Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Series: None Publication Date: April 6, 1943 Genres: Classics, Fiction 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 who leaves the safety [...]

Book Review: The Giver by Lois Lowry

Title: The Giver Author: Lois Lowry Series: The Giver #1 Publication Date: April 26, 1993 Genres: Fiction, Children's 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 community. Jonas lives in a seemingly [...]

Book Review: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Title: A Christmas Carol Author: Charles Dickens Series: None Publication Date: December 19, 1843 Genres: Fiction, Classics My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "The story of Ebenezer Scrooge opens on a Christmas Eve as cold as Scrooge's own heart. That night, he receives three ghostly visitors: the terrifying spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to [...]

Book Review: And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

Title: And Then There Are None Author: Agatha Christie Series: None Publication Date: November 6, 1939 Genres: Mystery, Classics My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "First, there were ten - a curious assortment of strangers summoned as weekend guests to a private island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unknown to all [...]

Book Review: Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

Title: Murder on the Orient Express Author: Agatha Christie Series: Hercule Poirot #10 Publication Date: January 1, 1934 Genres: Mystery, Classics My Rating: ★★★★☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "'The murderer is with us - on the train now...' Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, [...]