Dan Brown’s “Angels & Demons”: Religion vs Science

An explosive international thriller from international bestselling author Dan Brown, Angels & Demons careens from enlightening epiphanies to dark truths as the battle between science and religion turns to war. The first of five novels in the Robert Langdon series. Angels & Demons was one of the best page-turners I have ever read. From the very … More Dan Brown’s “Angels & Demons”: Religion vs Science

20 Literature quotes that will remind you not to overthink things

Here are 20 quotes from literature that will remind you why we shouldn’t overthink situations.   1. “Stop over-thinking, put more energy on what you really want to do.” ― Amit Ray, Mindfulness Living in the Moment – Living in the Breath 2. “You know, it is a little known fact that thinking is entirely overrated. The … More 20 Literature quotes that will remind you not to overthink things

Stories keep the heart alive in Cassandra Clare’s “Lord of Shadows”

Cassandra Clare‘s Lord of Shadows is the sequel we’ve all been waiting for. It has just the same amount of beautifully constructed, high intensity, deep, yet comedic content we love to see from a typical Shadowhunter novel. Lord of Shadows is the second book in her trilogy, The Dark Artifices and is set five years … More Stories keep the heart alive in Cassandra Clare’s “Lord of Shadows”

30 Of the best quotes from Simone Elkeles Perfect Chemistry trilogy

Young Adult fiction writer Simone Elkeles has been giving us exhilarating and captivating novels that are full of breath-taking and awe-inspiring moments that make us fall in love with the characters and leave us filled to brim with hope. But more than anything, Elkeles teaches us about love and what can happen when we meet the right … More 30 Of the best quotes from Simone Elkeles Perfect Chemistry trilogy

30 Of the best lines from Katie McGarry’s novels

Young Adult fiction writer, Katie McGarry, has been giving us novels that are full with love, hope and dreams; the characters fighting for each other and for the future they only dreamed of having. She teaches us that anything is possible, and shows us the beauty and magic in the world with the reminder that no matter what’s … More 30 Of the best lines from Katie McGarry’s novels

The mysteries of the world and of people in “Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe”

It was the title of Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe that drew me to the book. I’m a massive fan of Dante, the major Italian poet of the Late Middle Ages, and of Aristotle, the ancient Greek philosopher and scientist. So everything about the title appealed to me — the names Dante, … More The mysteries of the world and of people in “Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe”

25 Times Jace Herondale swept us off our feet in The Mortal Instruments Series

In Cassandra Clare‘s The Mortal Instruments series, Clary and Jace go to hell and back – literally. But the one thing that keeps them going and keeps them strong is their love for each other. Through out the novels, these two have a very complicated love story – but we all know that the best … More 25 Times Jace Herondale swept us off our feet in The Mortal Instruments Series

30 Times Peeta Mellark made us swoon in the Hunger Games trilogy

In Suzanne Collins‘ Hunger Games trilogy, Katniss found love in a hopeless place when Peeta Mellark decided it was worth a whipping to char a little bread for the girl he’d carried a torch for for so many years. Throughout all three novels, he proves his real, undying love for her again and again – … More 30 Times Peeta Mellark made us swoon in the Hunger Games trilogy