A Tuba-Sized Update

My grandpa has certain catchphrases that he likes to use every now and then.  Sometimes it’s scary how much he resembles a sitcom character.  One of his classic favorites is used whenever he… Continue reading

Review of Gone Girl

I read Gone Girl by author Gillian Flynn a few days ago.  The novel has been raved about by pretty much everyone.  It’s been a solid best-seller.  I am always a little nervous… Continue reading

A Review on The Perks of Being A Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

This novel is tiny and completely powerful.  The novel is set as a series of letters written by Charlie… letters written to us because we will understand… because we will listen.  We are… Continue reading

A Review of Fall of Giants by Ken Follett

Fall of Giants by Ken Follett is one of the most recent novels to be released from the author.  The novel is to be the first book in the Century Trilogy.  The book… Continue reading

A Review of Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan

Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan started off a little slowly for my tastes.  I also had to adjust to the writing style, as it had been very different from the book I had… Continue reading

A Brief Moment of Narcissism : A Review of My Cousin Rachel

  (Warning: This review is not going to give plot summary, but instead will analyze the content of the book/author’s meaning.  This review assumes that you have already read the book.  If you… Continue reading