Author Archives: BeccaH

The Art of Asking – Amanda Palmer

I know its a bit weird for reviewing an autobiography, because its this person’s own thoughts and feelings and LIFE I’m essentially critiquing. I like to read autobiographies out of sheer curiosity without feeling the need to judge them. But … Continue reading

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Neil Gaiman looked right at me!

Attention grabbing headline eh? OK perhaps only for those in the world who hero-worship Mr Gaiman as I do. Well sort of. OK yes. Last night’s talk at Union Chapel was the fourth time I’d seen Neil Gaiman on stage, … Continue reading

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The Duff – Kody Keplinger

Yet again a film trailer has led me to read a book, this time a Mae Whitman flick called ‘The Duff’. I was in need of a chick flick last weekend and, failing to find anything decent on Netflix, I … Continue reading

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The Sleeper and the Spindle – Neil Gaiman

It has finally happened. I have found a Neil Gaiman story I’m not sure I like. I know. I’m in shock too. The Sleeper and the Spindle is Gaiman’s take on two classic fairy tales that have both been doused … Continue reading

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Ready Player One – Ernest Cline

In the last month I have joined a podcast dedicated to book reviews. This is a totally alien thing for me as I am SO much more comfortable typing out my criticism or praise rather than speaking out loud. This … Continue reading

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Divergent; Insurgent; Allegiant – Veronica Roth

I realise my last review on here was entirely on Divergent, but in the last week or so I have completed the trilogy. What I came to notice, quite strongly in the second book, is that the author had probably … Continue reading

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Divergent – Veronica Roth

Hi book review blog – its been a while and I am sad about that. Mostly because it means it has been a really long time since I read something I wanted to blog about. If you read my film … Continue reading

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