Growing Up Sucks

This is Not a Test, by Liv Wigen Carswell Between all eight stages that exist in human life, adolescence marks what is perhaps the most obvious of all starts to a new stage of life. Fired with rising passion, the adolescents throw themselves wholeheartedly into the exploration of life, moved…

Secrets

Sister Dear, by Laura McNeill Convicted for a crime she didn't commit, Allie watched her life vanish behind bars Ten years passed and out on parole Allie is determined to clear her name and find the truth. But what she uncovers is far worse than she imagines. Allie is strong,…

International Day of Happiness

  The International Day of Happiness is a global celebration promoted by the United Nations. A profound shift in attitudes is underway all over the world. People are now recognising that 'progress' should be about increasing human happiness and wellbeing, not just growing the economy. March 20 has been established…

Women’s Day

Happy Women's Day International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. These women are passionate, strong, independent and brave. They fight everyday for a better world, for equality, for freedom. May their lives inspire us! Eleanor Roosevelt Valentina Tereshkova, first…

Vampires

Amaranthine, by Lanie Jacobs Will we ever get bored of vampires? After the huge success of  The Twilight Saga, which book sales are estimated at 100 million copies, a big horde of blood-suckers hit stores and libraries all over the world. Personally, I don't mind reading about vampires and other night-crawling creature, but…

If You Like Jane Austen’s Vibe

The Trouble With Emma, by Katie Oliver  I'm one of those people who believes that characters belong to their creators, I don't wanna see Anna Karenina strolling around Piccadilly Circus or Elizabeth Bennet clubbing in the Big Apple. That's why I was skeptic about this book and the Bennet family in the modern era. To my…

All the Single Ladies

It's Valentine's Day! All the Single Ladies Put Your Hands Up!  ∼ Beyoncé docet ∼ Now, grab a good book and enjoy the day! Bossypants, by Tina Fey (Book) - (Ebook) Girls In White Dresses, by Jennifer Close (Book) - (Ebook) It's just a F***ing Date, by Greg Behrendt & Amiira…