Books, How's This Book?

My Darling, My Hamburger: Don’t let the title fool you

My roommate made me read this book. He was quite enthusiastic that I do so. I was expecting it to be some fun little high school comedy. What I got was a depressing story about peer pressure and abortions. Thanks, roomy. Pointless fact: the cover of the one I readwas this, but red; that's not… Continue reading My Darling, My Hamburger: Don’t let the title fool you

Books, How's This Book?, Review

The Man in the Brown Suit: A Totally Not Toxic Relationship

Aw... no Papa Poirot this time. Damn. Oh well. I'm sure our new main character can command the spotlight like he did. Anne Beddingfeld, our new protagonist, is made an orphan after her archeologist father's sudden death. Yearning for adventure, she makes her way to London, where she works to pay her bills. One day,… Continue reading The Man in the Brown Suit: A Totally Not Toxic Relationship

Books, How's This Book?, Review, The Witcher

The Lady of the Lake: The Moment of Destiny

Here we are. At the end at last. The final Witcher book (not counting Season of Storms, which we'll get to soon enough). It's been a wild ride. Let's hope it sticks the landing. Like... I enjoy game artwork,but I enjoy original artwork more. Verydisappointing cover. All the pieces are set for the grand finale.… Continue reading The Lady of the Lake: The Moment of Destiny

Books, How's This Book?, Review

Murder on the Links: Poirot VS Hastings

Who wants to talk about murder?! A sequel to The Mysterious Affair at Styles, this book once again stars Hercule Poirot and his old friend Hastings. After Hastings meets a young girl on the train, whom he calls Cinderella, Poirot receives an urgent letter asking for his help. By the time the pair arrive to… Continue reading Murder on the Links: Poirot VS Hastings