TEN… books to make you cry

  “The world is not a wish-granting factory.” ― John Green, The Fault in Our Stars     Diagnosed with Stage IV thyroid cancer at 13, Hazel was prepared to die until, at 14, a medical miracle shrunk the tumours in her lungs… for now. Two years post-miracle, sixteen-year-old Hazel is post-everything else, too; post-high […]

Review: The Secrets of Science by Lily Fox

    5 stars.   I am hoping very much that books like this will lead to resurgence in popularity of the short story anthology. When done well – and this one is done exceedingly well – they are perfectly       suited to modern life – accessible to read both quickly and over extended periods of […]

A Beautiful Mess

  There’s a great review up for The Last Train Home on  A Beautiful Mess. Thanks so much!   I highly recommend you check out the whole blog whilst you’re there and perhaps subscribe; the blogger has just emigrated from the UK to Germany and is charting her progress and experiences. Very interesting reading!