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Writing about reading “The Reader”

“The Reader” by Bernhard Schlink was made into a movie two years ago, and Kate Winslet won an Academy Award for her role in it, I guess so everything that can be said about it has possibly already been said. It was an impulse buy at Borders last week, along with Island of Lost Girls.…

Writing about an Island of Lost Girls

“Island of Lost Girls” by Jennifer McMohan bills itself as a mystery-thriller, and is both of these, to an extent. What I like about it though, is that it hooked me yesterday at a bookshop past 11.pm, and I was up till 4 am reading it. Not because of the story, because I thought the…