The Remains of The Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

Author – Kazuo Ishiguro Nationality – Japan Pages – 258 Genre – Historical Fiction, Literature, World Wars My Rating – 4.5/5 A subtle but deeply moving masterpiece. “Indeed – why should I not admit it? – in that moment, my heart was breaking.” That was perhaps the only human line said by Mr.Stevens in the […]

Parnassus On Wheels by Christopher Motley

Author – Christopher Motley Publishing year – 1917 (Original print) Genre – Literature & Fiction Pages – 152 My Rating – 3.5/5 Parnassus on Wheels is a very charming concoction of imagination; a caravan concealing a quaint and bookish world of its own drawn by a horse named Pegasus and the property of a little […]

The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood

Author – Margaret Atwood Publishing Year – 2005 Genre – Mythologies, Re-tellings My Rating – 4.5/5 Pages – 198 “Happy endings are best achieved by keeping the right doors locked” So which doors in the tale of Homer’s Odessey have been kept locked? Why were the twelve handmaidens hanged when Odysseus returned and what was […]

Harry Potter #3 on Audiobook

As I decide my grad school and start preparing for it, my friends in the Harry Potter series are donning their school robes and hats, choosing their colors and starting out on exciting adventures in the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. I had decided in February to give audiobooks a try and see if […]