What I’ve been reading #3

Asking for it – Louise O’Neill This book had me hooked from page 1. It is so unbelievably relevant. This book made me angry, upset and scared. The story is so true to real life and extremely difficult to read, the story is written in a brutally graphic way, but this is a book I believe needs to be read. Emma is the ‘it’ girl, the party girl, and after […]

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What I’ve been reading #2

Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden Chiyo Sakamoto, along with her older sister, is sold by her father to become a geisha in the district of Gion. The book describes Chiyos life, from a first person narrative, as she becomes an apprentice geisha and the troubles she encounters in the house where she lives among many other trainee Geishas and maids. I loved the almost poetic way that way Golden wrote […]

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What I’ve been reading #1

Behind Closed Doors – B A Paris I want to start by saying this was the book I’ve most enjoyed in absolutely ages. I was immediately drawn to this book as any thriller is right up my street, especially one with a bit of a twisted story. This book had a very ‘Gone Girl’ feel about it, but in my opinion was much more gripping. The protagonist Grace, and her […]

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