Category Archives: Inspirational

A Man Called Ove: A Book for Everyone

Over the years I have read many books that take root in my mind and become a part of how I think. In those same years I have found very few books that plant a seed in my heart and … Continue reading

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Day 6 – The Phantom Tollbooth

“What you can do is often simply a matter of what you will do” (247). The Phantom Tollbooth is a book that pulls you in, twists you upside down, turns you inside out, spins you around until you don’t know … Continue reading

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Day 1 – A Monster Calls: A Journey Through Suffering and Grief

I apologize that this post is late. We were having some technical difficulties last night and weren’t able to get the pictures ready in time. As the first day of the 7 days/7 books challenge, I felt it fitting to … Continue reading

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Task #21: A Book Your Mom Loves – The Razor’s Edge

I have met many people who, when discussing books that have been made into movies, have commented that they prefer to watch the movie first then read the book. According to them, this helps them to enjoy both. I thought … Continue reading

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Task 9: A Book by a Female Author – The Elegance of the Hedgehog

I stumbled upon this book as a recommendation from my mom who, like myself, enjoys listening to audio books. And here I must confess that a couple of the books that I’ve reviewed are in fact books that I have … Continue reading

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Task #13: A Book Set in a Different Country – The Alchemist

I have seen this book on the shelf of my college bookstore for over a year and every time I have wanted to engross myself in its pages. Then my mom gave it to me for my birthday and I … Continue reading

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Book #4: The Five People You Meet in Heaven

I will be skipping several books as I want to talk about the one I just read while it is still firm in my mind. After reading it, I have reaffirmed a conclusion that I have again and again when … Continue reading

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