No Spoilers: The Virgin Suicides

A novel set in the 70s’ and covering clandestine and taboo themes for the time. The Virgin Suicides is a novel that discusses the imprisonment of being an adolescent girl, during a period where woman were very much still seen as objects and a means to gain great social status. Eugenides uses a writing style that causes any reader to fall into a trap of … Continue reading No Spoilers: The Virgin Suicides

No Spoilers: The Rescue

A beautiful love story that will tug at your heartstrings, making for a cosy and frictionless read. This book isn’t just a romance, it also allows the reader to explore a more intimate love. Sparks yet again has given the world a novel that leaves you wanting nothing but joy and happiness for his characters. It will peak your interest right from the start, and … Continue reading No Spoilers: The Rescue

Review: You

Netflix’s latest psychological thriller series, You, will persuade viewers to delete all social media and buy a nice sturdy pair of curtains… Released on Netflix on Boxing Day, the 10 episode series follows Joe Goldberg (Penn Badgley) and his pursuit to win over Guinevere Beck (Elizabeth Lail). A bookstore manager in New York City, Joe meets Guinevere (known as ‘Beck’ throughout the series) when she … Continue reading Review: You