‘The Hogwarts Library’

I thought it was about time I got around to reviewing The Hogwarts Library, a series of Harry Potter spin-offs written by JK Rowling. As there are three books, I’ve decided to do a mini review of each separate story. The Tales of Beedle the Bard This is an important book for Potter fans as […]

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‘Catch-22’

Author: Joseph Heller  Published: 1961 (this edition 2004) Publisher: Vintage Classsics EAN: 9780099470465 Joseph Heller’s Catch 22 tells the story of a bombardier seeking discharge from the US army during the Second World War and is as controversial as it is loved and as tragic as it is darkly humorous. It really is the novel […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Book to Movie/TV Adaptations that I’m looking forward to or I still need to watch

I’ve finally got around to participating in Top Ten Tuesday, the weekly meme hosted by The Broke and The Bookish. The object of this is that bloggers compile a post based around their chosen theme. This week’s theme is movie or TV adaptations of books you’re anticipating or have not yet got around to watching. […]

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‘Never Let Me Go’

Author: Kazuo Ishiguro ISBN: 978-0-571-25809-3 Published: 2005 (this edition 2006) Publisher: Faber and Faber Genre: Dystopian/Science Fiction Once again, I find myself reading a book I’ve heard a lot about. Kazuo Ishiguru’s ‘Never Let Me Go’ tells the story of a thirty one year old woman reminiscing about her time in a seemingly idyllic, but […]

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