After seeing the movie Midnight in Paris quite some time ago, I decided I need to read some Ernest Hemingway someday and I finally did. I read Hemingway’s To Have and Have Not and after a promising start, it took me forever to finish it. It started off really great and I thought the story… Continue reading Wednesday Review – To Have and Have Not
I began my mission to read all the Harry Potter books, (again), and watch all the Harry Potter movies, (again). I just started the third book yesterday, so in this post I’ll share my thoughts about Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. The Book The second book introduces us to Dobby, the house elf. I… Continue reading Wednesday Review – Mudbloods and Murmurs
Last weekend I decided I’m gonna read the Harry Potter books again and while I’m at it, I’ll watch the movies as well. First one down, six more books to read and seven movies to watch. The Book I read the first book, Harry Potter & The Philosopher’s Stone, the first time ten years ago.… Continue reading Wednesday Review – The Boy Who Lived!
A while ago I went and asked a bunch of book recommendations from my friends. A co-worker suggested I read a book called How to Marry a Finnish Girl. The book is written by an American writer, mobilist and a social media geek, Phil Schwarzmann. He lived in Finland for about ten years and now… Continue reading Wednesday Review – How to Marry a Finnish Girl
This is my review of the book Room by Emma Donoghue THE SUMMARY The story begins on Jack’s fifth birthday when he wakes up in bed next to his ma. The room is all Jack has ever seen and it’s all he has ever known. All the things in the room, like Wardrobe, Table and… Continue reading Wednesday Review – Room by Emma Donoghue
Today I’m giving you my top 7-list of my favorite books of 2012 so far. #7: One Day by David Nicholls – To me the story started a bit slow. There wasn’t that much action in the beginning, but it changed towards the end. I liked it that it told only bits and pieces of their lives and… Continue reading Top 7 – Favorite Books
Tuomas Kyrö is a Finnish author and comic book illustrator. He’s been nominated and awarded more than once and he is a highly respected author in Finland. His books have not been translated to any other languages. The three books I read are called Mielensäpahoittaja (the one who upsets himself), Mielensäpahoittaja ja Ruskeakastike (the one who upsets himself and brown sauce)… Continue reading Wednesday Review: Three books by Tuomas Kyrö