Tag Archives: mental health

“Forbidden” by Tabitha Suzuma 

Have any of you ever read Flowers in the Attic by V C Andrews? It focuses on the story of the Dollanganger children and how they survive when their mother leaves them locked in an attic for years. It’s a brilliant … Continue reading

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“The Book of Lost Things” by John Connolly

You know you’re in for a treat with a new book when your roommate exclaims excitedly over the title in your hand as you read in the lounge room and then continues to gush for the next five minutes over … Continue reading

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“You’re Never Weird on the Internet (almost)” by Felicia Day

As an aspiring writer (because I can’t actually remember the last time I wrote something that I completely came up with on my own), I am aware of how hard the conversational, stream-of-consciousness writing style is. I’ve tried it many … Continue reading

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“If You Feel Too Much” by Jamie Tworkowski

I’m not entirely sure how to start this post. If You Feel Too Much wasn’t so much a book as it was an experience. How do you explain an experience? Experiences are different for everyone. I suppose I should start with … Continue reading

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“The Awakening” by Kate Chopin

There aren’t many books where my first thought upon finishing is “wow, I wish I could study this book”. But The Awakening is one of them. I originally bought this book after reading Melissa Marr’s story ‘Awakened’ in the Rags & Bones  anthology. As … Continue reading

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“Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened” by Allie Brosh.

Look at me go. Three days back and two new blog posts. I’m on fire. (Probably doesn’t hurt that this book is essentially three quarters pictures). For those of you who don’t know, Hyperbole and a Half actually started life as … Continue reading

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“Lady Midnight” by Cassandra Clare

I finished Lady Midnight this morning and I’m not entirely sure how I felt about the experience. There’s this thing that seems to happen to YA authors where, when they get popular, editors just let them do whatever they want, at the … Continue reading

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