Jodi Picoult’s “The Storyteller”: A heartbreaking yet ultimately hopeful story that shows the strength of the human spirit

I’m going to start by saying that I am a massive fan of Jodi Picoult. Her novels are inspiring, gripping, enthralling and full of love, plot twists and the unpredictable nature of human life. Her characters are strong, yet sometimes beautifully flawed — which is why we love them so much and find them so … More Jodi Picoult’s “The Storyteller”: A heartbreaking yet ultimately hopeful story that shows the strength of the human spirit

10 Quotes from literature that will remind you to live your life boldly

10 Quotes from literature that will remind you to live your life boldly.   1. “Don’t let the expectations and opinions of other people affect your decisions. It’s your life, not theirs. Do what matters most to you; do what makes you feel alive and happy. Don’t let the expectations and ideas of others limit who … More 10 Quotes from literature that will remind you to live your life boldly

Jojo Moyes’ “Still Me” offers the best conclusion to the Me Before You trilogy

With Me Before You, Jojo Moyes crafted a millennial love story – a heart-breaking tale of two people from very different walks of life who find, first, vague irritation, and later, love, as they discover purpose in each other and their own visions of how to build a meaningful life. The hero, Will Traynor, is … More Jojo Moyes’ “Still Me” offers the best conclusion to the Me Before You trilogy

20 Quotes from literature that will remind you to believe in magic

We all need a little bit of magic in our lives, so here are 20 literature quotes that will remind you to believe in magic.   1.  “So how do you tell an adult that maybe everything wrong with the world stems from the fact that she’s stopped believing the impossible can happen?” ― Jodi … More 20 Quotes from literature that will remind you to believe in magic

Pretending a problem isn’t real does not mean it isn’t in Dan Brown’s “Inferno”

In his international blockbusters The Da Vinci Code, Angels & Demons, and The Lost Symbol, Dan Brown masterfully fused history, art, codes, and symbols. And he raised the bar yet again in his fourth novel in the Robert Langdon series, Inferno. Combining classical Italian art, history, and literature with cutting-edge science, this sumptuously entertaining thriller … More Pretending a problem isn’t real does not mean it isn’t in Dan Brown’s “Inferno”

Ignorance is sometimes preferable to harsh truths in Dan Brown’s “The Da Vinci Code”

Dan Brown‘s The Da Vinci Code is a fascinating and absorbing thriller — perfect for history buffs, conspiracy nuts, puzzle lovers or anyone who appreciates a great, riveting story. It heralds the arrival of a new breed of lightning-paced, intelligent thriller utterly unpredictable right up to its stunning conclusion, which, believe you me, will have … More Ignorance is sometimes preferable to harsh truths in Dan Brown’s “The Da Vinci Code”

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”