Adult Fiction Books Reviews

1984 by George Orwell

January 28, 2019

I read this in about three days...I thought it was going to take me three weeks! I featured this on my Classics I want to read in 2018 well, early 2019 counts. I didn't know a great deal about the book prior to reading it. I knew it was a cult classics with a dystopian narrative. But that's where my knowledge ended. I had no idea how many…

Books Wrap Ups

December Wrap Up

January 1, 2019

The astute among you will have noticed that a November Wrap Up was missing last month...that was because I read hardly anything to warrant a wrap up. Honestly, December wasn't much better! This years University reading has certainly been a slog... I can't believe how much I enjoyed this! I read it so quickly and was shocked. I missed the story when I had to put it down,…

Books Reviews Sci-Fi

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

December 10, 2018

I didn't anticipate enjoying this. I'd made my peace with the fact I have disliked the vast majority of the books I've had to read for my courses this semester. Then this one appears...and I loved it. It was such a quick read, which none of the others had been. I missed not being able to read it when I was at work or in a lecture. However,…