August 7, 2018

 

'The Apple Tart of Hope'  by Sarah Moore Fitzgerald is an uplifting book for young adults about the power of kindness to change the world. The story follows the friendship of two young adults, Oscar and Meg who live next door to each other and chat each night out of t...

August 6, 2018

1)      Atonement by Ian McEwan

The book is about love between Cecilia Tallis, an upper class young woman who goes to Cambridge University and Robbie Turner, the housekeepers son who is a few years older than Cecilia. The novel starts with the prepar...

August 3, 2018

Butcher’s Crossing is a novel written in 1960 by John Williams about the journey of four men who go buffalo hunting in the American West, starting from a town called ‘Butcher’s Crossing’. The tale is told through the eyes of Andrew Williams, a young and inexperienced H...

August 3, 2018

Like seemingly half the worlds population, I read Paul Coelho’s ‘The Alchemist’ many years ago and whilst I appreciated its wisdom, I hadn’t put it on the pedestal that other people had granted it. However, I liked the tale for its simplicity and the fact it talks dire...

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