Audiobook Review: Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick

Anna Kendrick’s autobiography is a humorous read and I’m sure that it would be well loved by her huge fan base, but for me, I’m sorry to say that it wasn’t that interesting or memorable – 2 stars.… Read More Audiobook Review: Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick

Book Review: Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

I’m not sure I understand the hype surrounding Elizabeth Strout‘s “Olive Kitteridge” but I enjoyed it nonetheless. Some stories I loved but some not so much and I’m beginning to feel that I may need to give it a second chance down the line. For now it’s 3 stars, but I’m not ruling this one out for a re-read at some point.… Read More Book Review: Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

Book Review: The Muse by Jessie Burton

I found “The Muse” to be a little underwhelming. I can imagine someone with an interest in art may have enjoyed parts of this book more than I did, but in general it was just an okay read. I enjoyed the charming characters that the author, Jessie Burton, has created and can appreciate that this certainly has a well crafted storyline but as I wasn’t entertained, it’s 3 stars from me.… Read More Book Review: The Muse by Jessie Burton

Book Review: Troubling Love by Elena Ferrante

I can certainly see the potential and appeal of “Troubling Love” to some but this just wasn’t my thing at all. Full of uncomfortable and necessary details that seem to have no purpose whatsoever, I felt there wasn’t really a story to tell. The characters were not likeable, the story was not interesting and I was generally confused. I’m giving Elena Ferrante’s first novel 1 star.… Read More Book Review: Troubling Love by Elena Ferrante