When We Were Vikings (2020)

Author: Andrew David MacDonald Genre: Bildungsroman A desire for autonomy runs deep in Zelda. She makes a list called “Things Legends Need”, curated through her careful perusal of Kepple’s Guide to the Vikings and prepares to make her own legend. Andrew David MacDonald has written a strong character – passionate and headstrong. Zelda is a Vikings enthusiast with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, which has neither been … Continue reading When We Were Vikings (2020)

The Lord of the Rings

5 series to read while under corona virus lockdown

The world is dealing with a pandemic of unprecedented consequences and more and more countries are going under lockdown every day to keep their populations protected from the disease. What better way to spend these days and dealing with associated anxiety by diving into some amazing series for people of all age groups and reading interests. 1. THE DISCWORLD Author: Terry Pratchett One of the … Continue reading 5 series to read while under corona virus lockdown

The Unhoneymooners

Author: Christina Lauren (2019) Imagine Kate Hudson, holding a martini, sitting across Matthew Macoughney. They are staring each other down with no signs of warmth or friendliness. You know how that story unfolds. The Unhoneymooners is a book for those who enjoyed that cinematic period of Hollywood. Olive Torres considers herself a vessel of bad luck and after a series of events including losing a … Continue reading The Unhoneymooners

Daisy Jones & The Six

Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid “You’ve taken a big, black, bold line and you’ve made it a little bit gray. And now every time you cross it again, it just gets grayer and grayer until one day you look around and you think, There was a line here once, I think“. Continental Hyatt House. Plaster Casters and the GTOs. Creem. Lori Mattix. Pamela Des Barres. Whiskey … Continue reading Daisy Jones & The Six