April Book Haul

I actually bought 10 books this month to make up for all those previous months that I went through with no new books. I received my first pay from tutoring and I have come to the conclusion that I cannot be trusted with money.  So, lo and behold, all the books I purchased in April  and their…

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Genre: Mystery Synopsis: “Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. He cannot stand to be touched. And he detests the color yellow. Although gifted with a superbly logical brain,…

November 9 by Colleen Hoover

Genre: Romance Synopsis: “Fallon meets Ben, an aspiring novelist, the day before her scheduled cross-country move. Their untimely attraction leads them to spend Fallon’s last day in L.A. together, and her eventful life becomes the creative inspiration Ben has always sought for his novel. Over time and amidst the various relationships and tribulations of their…

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Genre: Young Adult, Romance Synopsis: “Two misfits. One extraordinary love. Eleanor… Red hair, wrong clothes. Standing behind him until he turns his head. Lying beside him until he wakes up. Making everyone else seem drabber and flatter and never good enough…Eleanor. Park… He knows she’ll love a song before he plays it for her. He…

The Story of My Love for Stories

I’ve always had a passion for reading even though it took me quite a while to realize. My childhood favourite author used to be Enid Blyton, she’s the reason I decided that stories without pictures were much more fun to read because it let me create a world however I wanted, and get to know…