Learning not to judge in Brigid Kemmerer’s “Letters to the Lost”

Letters to the Lost by Brigid Kemmerer is a wonderful, thought-provoking and hopeful story. But it was also dark, philosophical and upsetting. It is nothing like what the blurb might initially lead you to believe — Juliet is writing letters to her dead mother, but the story isn’t about that. This is the story of how … More Learning not to judge in Brigid Kemmerer’s “Letters to the Lost”

40 Quotes from “Divergent” that didn’t make the film

Veronica Roth‘s inspiring, gripping yet heartbreaking Divergent series, is one of the most popular Dystopian Future series. And the franchise became even more popular when the film adaptions were released. However, book fans were devastated that some of their favourite scenes, lines and conversations didn’t make the ever popular film adaption. Here are 40 of … More 40 Quotes from “Divergent” that didn’t make the film

20 Quotes from literature that will make you feel better about failure

Here are 20 quotes from literature that will make you feel better about failure.   1. “If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.” ― Henry David Thoreau, I to Myself: An Annotated Selection from the Journal of Henry D. Thoreau 2. “Failures are the stairs we climb to reach … More 20 Quotes from literature that will make you feel better about failure

Kait Nolan’s “To Get Me To You” teaches us how to be brave

Kait Nolan gives us raw, bold and inspiring novels that empower us, teach us to be brave and remind us that it doesn’t make us weak to ask for help. Her books provide sweet romances and friendships whilst showing the difficulties in finding yourself and how to overcome these difficulties in order to be yourself. … More Kait Nolan’s “To Get Me To You” teaches us how to be brave

20 Literature quotes that make us think twice about who villains are

Here are 20 quotes from literature that make us think twice about who villains really are.   1. “No one is ever the villain of their own story.” ― Cassandra Clare, Lady Midnight 2. “She had always found villains more exciting than heroes. They had ambition, passion. They made the stories happen. Villains didn’t fear death. No, they wrapped … More 20 Literature quotes that make us think twice about who villains are

Exclusive interview with Mississippi romance and paranormal author, Kait Nolan

Kait Nolan gives us raw, bold and inspiring novels that empower us, teach us to be brave and remind us that it doesn’t make us weak to ask for help. Her books provide sweet romances and friendships whilst showing the difficulties in finding yourself and how to overcome these difficulties in order to be yourself. … More Exclusive interview with Mississippi romance and paranormal author, Kait Nolan

20 Quotes from literature that show what it really means to be a hero

Here are 20 quotes from literature that show what it really means to be a hero. 1. “To be heroic does not have to mean possessing the ability to stand against the evils of the world, either well or successfully, but just that one is willing to stand.” ― Mike Alsford, Heroes and Villains 2. “That’s why … More 20 Quotes from literature that show what it really means to be a hero

What it takes to be a hero in Cassandra Clare’s “City of Heavenly Fire”

City of Heavenly Fire is the sixth and final instalment in Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instrument series, and readers will not be left disappointed. Rather, City of Heavenly Fire is just one of those books that you hold in your heart long after finishing. The novel picks up after the events of the fifth book … More What it takes to be a hero in Cassandra Clare’s “City of Heavenly Fire”

25 Of the most profound quotes from “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald

There are many novels which claim that they are the greatest love story of all time. It is only in the case of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald that that statement can be applied and be true. Yet The Great Gatsby is so much more than just a love story. It is also … More 25 Of the most profound quotes from “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Cassandra Clare makes us re-think what it means to be either good or evil in “Lady Midnight”

Calling all Shadowhunter fans: are you ready for Cassandra Clare’s next big Shadowhunter trilogy? Are you ready for more demon hunting, amazing plot twists, fighting the causes of evil, beautifully complex characters bleeding all over the pages, wild humor and forbidden love? If you are, then Lady Midnight has arrived – the first book in … More Cassandra Clare makes us re-think what it means to be either good or evil in “Lady Midnight”