‘War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence’ by Ronan Farrow-Book Review

Another non-fiction book to start off 2019! I spent ages looking for this book in store but all my searches were fruitless. Instead of ordering it online, I thought I may as well should wait until I went to America in December of 2018 as it would most likely be in store...and it was. After … Continue reading ‘War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence’ by Ronan Farrow-Book Review

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‘The Breakthrough:Immunotherapy and the Race to Cure Cancer’ by Charles Graeber -Book Review

First book of 2019 and first book review of 2019! This book was an impulse buy when I was at The Strand Bookshop in NYC just before Christmas. I saw Immunotherapy and since I am in the Tumour/Cancer Immunology field I just had to buy and read it. Title: Breakthrough:Immunotherapy and the Race to Cure CancerAuthor: Charles … Continue reading ‘The Breakthrough:Immunotherapy and the Race to Cure Cancer’ by Charles Graeber -Book Review

Forget the DC Lore, and Enjoy It-‘Catwoman:Soulstealer’ by Sarah J. Maas

The third instalment in the DC Icons series, where YA writers each write a book based on a DC hero, Catwoman:Soulstealer is written by one of my favourite YA authors, Sarah J. Maas. Title: Catwoman: Soulstealer Author: Sarah J. Maas Date published:August 7 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 384 My Rating:  The highly anticipated coming-of-age story of kick-ass super … Continue reading Forget the DC Lore, and Enjoy It-‘Catwoman:Soulstealer’ by Sarah J. Maas

‘Missed Potential’-‘Reign of the Fallen’ by Sarah Glenn Marsh Book Review

I remember seeing this book everywhere on Goodreads (and Instagram when I still used it for books) a while ago. Apart from the stunning cover, the diversity in characters and promise of a necromancer story-line made me add it to my TBR. However, now that I have finished it, I have to admit I was … Continue reading ‘Missed Potential’-‘Reign of the Fallen’ by Sarah Glenn Marsh Book Review

What Did I Just Read?-‘The Three Body Problem’ by Book Review

Title: The Three Body Problem Author: Liu Cixin, translated by Ken Liu Date published:  February 8th 2005 Format: Hardback (Library) Page Count: 400 My Rating:  Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and … Continue reading What Did I Just Read?-‘The Three Body Problem’ by Book Review

Why be Pretty when you can stay Ugly?-‘Uglies’ by Book Review

Title: Uglies Author: Scott Westerfeld Date published:  February 8th 2005 Format: Paperback (Library) Page Count: 425 My Rating:  Tally can't wait to turn sixteen and become pretty. Sixteen is the magic number that brings a transformation from repellent Ugly into a stunningly attractive Pretty, and catapults you into a high-tech paradise where your only job is to have … Continue reading Why be Pretty when you can stay Ugly?-‘Uglies’ by Book Review