Marilyn and Me

Marilyn and Me - Ji-min Lee I picked this on a complete whim. In fact, the only reason it appealed to me was because I am interested in Marilyn Monroe's life and because I have read absolutely nothing that is based in Korea, let alone anything that features the Korean War which is a conflict… Continue reading Marilyn and Me


Izzy & Tristan

Izzy & Tristan - Shannon Dunlap This isn't a novel, it's a romance. This book was first brought to my attention because of the publisher tweeting about everyone getting their proof copies and I had that FOMO feeling that you get sometimes when you watch other people having a good time. So I added it… Continue reading Izzy & Tristan

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How to be Famous

How to Be Famous - Caitlin Moran This could very easily become a very gushy essay about how much I love Caitlin Moran, so you'll have to excuse me if my inner fangirl bursts forth. I love Caitlin Moran. I love this book and the one that came before it and if you take anything… Continue reading How to be Famous


The two times I failed to read Jane Eyre and the one time I succeeded

Settle yourself dear reader, for I am going to take you on a little journey. I have long wanted to read and appreciate the work of the Brontes. I have tried and failed on several occasions to read Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre and not had much success. I did manage to read Emily Bronte's Wuthering… Continue reading The two times I failed to read Jane Eyre and the one time I succeeded