Lolita: A notorious scandal

Lolita by Vladimir Nobokov is a scandalous novel with disgusting and unsympathetic characters. Well-written with a semi-interesting plot, this book is driven more by its notoriety than its actual content. The paedophilic nature of the content is what has made Lolita famous, so I will judge it based on that rather than simply remarking on... Continue Reading →

Summer Reading Recommendations

You like to read and I like to read, so let's read together! I have compiled a list of book recommendations for over the summer period, whether you are basking under the hot Spanish sun or having lunch in the Pret near your office. If you're going on holiday... If you are going to be... Continue Reading →

The Pool House: A shocking page-turner

The Pool House is the first book that I have read by Tasmina Perry, but it certainly will not be the last. It was a compelling narrative, with great plot twists and shocking character reveals. Perry writes stylishly and understands her characters along with the lives they are trying to lead. The Pool House by... Continue Reading →

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