Fingersmith by Sarah Waters

“We have a name for your disease. We call it a hyper-aesthetic one. You have been encouraged to over-indulge yourself in literature; and have inflamed your organs of fancy.” Sue Trinder is an orphan, left as an infant in the care of Mrs. Sucksby, a “baby farmer,” who raised her with unusual tenderness, as ifContinue reading “Fingersmith by Sarah Waters”

Elevation * Stephen King Book Review

I went past the bookstore the other day and I ran across a little book with Stephen King’s name on it. Not wanting to dish out £14 for something so tiny, I went up on Audible and downloaded the Audio version to listen to on my way to work and back. Looking back, I thinkContinue reading “Elevation * Stephen King Book Review”

Why Do We Have to Live with Men? Bernadette Strachan

8 Women decided to give up men for various reasons and to isolate themselves in a commune in next to Lyme Regis in England for six whole months. Their lives turn up-side-down as they discover the sense of belonging and friendship that can either bring people together or drive them apart for good.