Book Review: Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by Caitlin Doughty

Title: Smoke Gets In Your Eyes Author: Caitlin Doughty Genre: Non-Fiction, Biography, Death, Science Format: Paperback ‘So masterfully do we hide death, you would almost believe we are the first generation of immortals.’ INFO | Goodreads BUY | The Book Depository Accepting death doesn’t mean you won’t be devastated when someone…

First Lines Friday: 24th July

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Words & Picture Books: The Dark by Lemony Snicket

The Dark by Lemony Snicket Goodreads | The Book Depository Summary: This is the story of Laszlo and how he stopped being afraid of the dark. Being familiar only with Lemony Snicket’s A Series Of Unfortunate Events, I was intrigued and, I’ll admit, a little skeptical at the idea of…

First Lines Friday: 17th July

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Book Review: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Title: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves Author: Karen Joy Fowler Genre: Literary Fiction, Adult, Psychology Format: Paperback Publication Date: 30th May 2013 An off-told story is like a photograph in a family album. Eventually it replaces the moment it was meant to capture. INFO | Goodreads BUY | The Book Depository Rosemary…

First Lines Friday: 10th July

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Book Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Title: If I Stay Author: Gayle Forman Genre: Young Adult, Fiction, Romance, Contemporary Format: Paperback ‘Sometimes you make choices in life and sometimes choices make you.’ INFO | Goodreads BUY | The Book Depository In the blink of an eye everything changes. Seventeen year-old Mia has no memory of the accident; she…