My Soul to Take – Yrsa Sigurdardóttir

I bought this book while I was on holiday in Iceland in 2013 in a small vintage bookshop and cafe, as a souvenir in a sense. It seems to always take me quite a while to get to a book after I buy it, many times unfortunately. Majority of the time it's during trips that… Continue reading My Soul to Take – Yrsa Sigurdardóttir


Smart – Kim Slater

Smart was not quite the book that I was expecting when I first picked it up, nonetheless it was still intriguing. The book follows the protagonist Kieran, a 15 year old with special needs. Hence one can say this was a similar text to "The Curious Incident of a dag in the Night Time" where… Continue reading Smart – Kim Slater

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon

When I first heard of this book I was very much intrigued by it. Who killed the dog. Who was writing the story. And so on. My initial thought was "why are the chapters numbered like this?" but this was soon explained. Do not get thrown of with the fact that the first chapter is… Continue reading The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon