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

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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

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey

Genre: Non-Fiction The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens is written by the son of famous author, Stephen R. Covey. The 7 Habits mentioned in this are the same 7 habits mentioned in the book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, but the way the book is written and ideas conveyed are what makes this … Continue reading The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey

Lone Survivor: An Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell and Patrick Robinson

Genre: Non-Fiction I finished this fabulous book a few days ago but with the stress of preparing for exams, I found no time to write a post. I couldn't be happier for the end of exams and the beginning of break since I really need to catch up on my sleep and reading! 🙂 Lone … Continue reading Lone Survivor: An Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell and Patrick Robinson

Red Glass by Laura Resau

Genre: Realistic Fiction I can't quite remember how I came by this book, but I finally read it when the book made it to my list really long ago and found it really amazing!  Red Glass begins with the introduction of sixteen-year-old Sophie and her stable and loving family. When suddenly one night, Sophie's family … Continue reading Red Glass by Laura Resau

Legend by Marie Lu

Genre: Dystopian Fiction Legend is the first dystopian novel I have read. I don't really have much interest in dystopian novels, but a friend suggested this and said this is something I might like. Well, she definitely was right about that! Legend is the first book in a trilogy and is set in a fictional nation … Continue reading Legend by Marie Lu

Long Road to Mercy by David Baldacci

Genre: Mystery/Thriller Long Road to Mercy is the latest book by David Baldacci and the author once again proved his remarkable writing skills! This book features a female protagonist and this is the first time Baldacci has had a female character be the lead of the book. It is a welcome change from reading all his … Continue reading Long Road to Mercy by David Baldacci

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey

Genre: Non-Fiction This book has been on my list forever and I couldn't be happier to be able to finally get to it! Most of you might already know what this book is about because of it being so famous, and I am going to try hard to keep the review at normal length because … Continue reading The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey