Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Fantasy I'm as thrilled as upset for finishing the last book in the Harry Potter series because while it was an excellent read and I'm glad to have finally read all the books, I'm also sad that there are no more Harry Potter books left to read! The seventh installment in the Harry Potter … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Fantasy Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is the sixth installment in the Harry Potter series and was certainly a much better book than the fifth part! The war against Lord Voldemort has begun, and the number of casualties (especially of muggles) only rises. The Order of the Phoenix has suffered severe losses and Professor … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Fantasy Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is the fifth installment in the very famous Harry Potter series and I couldn't have a chosen a better time to read this as I had a five-day uninterrupted break since schools were closed due to the extreme weather conditions caused by the polar vortex. … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

The Millionaires by Brad Meltzer

Genre: Mystery/Thriller The Millionaires is a story revolving around the life of two brothers life before they came across a huge amount of money. Oliver and Charlie Caruso are brothers who work at Greene & Greene bank, an exclusive bank that specializes in keeping their client's money safe and secret, no matter how large the amount … Continue reading The Millionaires by Brad Meltzer

All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin

Genre: Fiction I came across this book a while ago when my favourite author, Harlan Coben recommended it with some raving reviews and was so thrilled when I was finally able to get my hands on this book! All We Ever Wanted is a story that is so relatable and important in today's society because … Continue reading All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin

Men Without Women by Haruki Murakami

Genre: Short Stories Men Without Women is a collection of seven short stories where the author, Haruki Murakami writes about his observations on the lives of men who find themselves alone. It ranges from various topics, but the protagonist in every story is a man who is alone for no fault of their own. The … Continue reading Men Without Women by Haruki Murakami

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Fantasy Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is the fourth installment in the Harry Potter series and while it was a really interesting read, I personally feel that as of now, the third book continues to remain my favourite! In every Harry Potter book, the scene always opens away with Harry whiling away … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Fantasy Since I didn't enjoy reading the second book in this series and found parts of it quite absurd, I wasn't very inclined to continue the series, what with the never-ending list of to-be-read books. But a lot of people who agreed that the second book was not the greatest, gave glowing recommendations about … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

The Winner by David Baldacci

Genre: Mystery/Thriller The Winner by David Baldacci is a standalone novel and I completely don't regret starting out the new year with this book!  The scene opens with LuAnn Tyler, a twenty-year-old destitute single mother who constantly hopes to provide a much better life for her infant daughter. And when she is guaranteed the chance to … Continue reading The Winner by David Baldacci

2018 Personal Favourites

Happy New Year everyone! As each year ends I love to go back and see what I have read and have chosen some of my favorites from that list. This year, I read 53 books and although it was my goal to read more than last year, I fell short of that goal by 4 … Continue reading 2018 Personal Favourites