Book Review: Fame by Andy Warhol

Another quick read from the Penguin Modern Series, this little book contains three sections of musings by artist Andy Warhol. I enjoyed it and found it quite interesting to read about this man and his life. Definitely recommended if that’s something you’re interested in. I’d give this one 4 stars.… Read More Book Review: Fame by Andy Warhol

Book Review: The Lord of the Flies by William Golding

I feel like there is a lot of content here I was never able to appreciate as a teenager and I know that this book is generally disliked by those who it has been forced upon. Perhaps it’s because I was able to read at my own pace (3 days, not 3 months) or maybe because I wasn’t being made to read aloud to the class in a funny accent or perhaps forcing students to analyse a book’s every word just is not the way to go about reading…… Read More Book Review: The Lord of the Flies by William Golding

Book Review: I Know Why The Caged Birds Sings by Maya Angelou

This autobiography of Maya Angelou is filled with brutality, but it’s also filled with love. “I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings” is a truly fascinating insight into life for a black family living in the South of America in the 1930s.  I’ll be giving this one 3 stars because, despite my respect for the author, it’s not a book I enjoyed reading for it’s style and structure.… Read More Book Review: I Know Why The Caged Birds Sings by Maya Angelou