Starting University- The Next Chapter

No, your eyes do not deceive you- I am back! As some of you guys may know I started University this year and it's fair to say I found the transition from school to tertiary education tough. It was so emotionally and physically demanding and I found myself in a pretty dark place. For weeks upon …

Harry Potter Series: Book to Movie

I have officially completed my marathon of the Harry Potter novels, and it's fair to say I'm even more in love than I originally was. I grew up eagerly anticipating the release of the next Harry Potter film, and I like to attribute some of my personality traits to the loveable characters on screen, the …

REVIEW: Moon Chosen

Author: P.C Cast Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Rating: ★★★★ Moon Chosen's goodreads page here Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia Get your own copy from Book Depository, Kobo, Amazon or directly from the Publisher SYNOPSIS: "#1 New York Times bestselling author, P.C. Cast, brings us a new epic fantasy set in a world where humans, their animal allies, and the earth itself has …

Old timely charms: why used books should be displayed proudly

Immaculate book spines lining up perfectly on a bookshelf will give any book lover the feeling of immense joy. Nothing is better than seeing a well-organised bookshelf, whether it is arranged daringly in a bright rainbow, by height, paperback separated from the hardbacks, or placed wherever they can fit (because we've all been there). Thousands …

REVIEW: The Five People You Meet in Heaven

Author: Mitch Albom Genre: Fiction, Spiritual Rating: ★★★ The Five People You Meet in Heaven's goodreads page here Publisher: Sphere Get your own copy from Book Depository, Kobo or Amazon SYNOPSIS: "THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU MEET IN HEAVEN is a wonderfully moving fable that addresses the meaning of life, and life after death, in the poignant way that made TUESDAYS …

REVIEW: The Picture of Dorian Gray

Author: Oscar Wilde Genre: Classics, Fiction, Horror Rating: ★★★ The Picture of Dorain Gray 's goodreads page here Publisher: Wordsworth Classics Get your own copy from Book Depository, Kobo or Amazon SYNOPSIS: "Wilde’s only novel, first published in 1890, is a brilliantly designed puzzle, intended to tease conventional minds with its exploration of the myriad interrelationships between art, life and consequence. …