‘Mrs. Fletcher’ By Tom Perrotta » I’ve Read This

‘Mrs. Fletcher’ By Tom Perrotta » I’ve Read This

Eve embarks on a life-changing path that begins with her enrolling in a class taught by a transgendered professor while Brendan bumbles his way through campus life trying to maintain the ignorant status-quo he’s relied on thus far. Continue reading ‘Mrs. Fletcher’ By Tom Perrotta » I’ve Read This

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‘The Last Piece Of My Heart’ By Paige Toon » Changing Pages

‘The Last Piece Of My Heart’ By Paige Toon » Changing Pages

Bridget is of the opinion that long after you have fallen out of love with someone, they still own a little piece of your heart. This is the premise she uses to journey around the globe track down old flames to ask for her heart back as she writes about the experience on her blog. Continue reading ‘The Last Piece Of My Heart’ By Paige Toon » Changing Pages

Review: Paula Hawkins’s ‘Into the Water’ — Author Of ‘The Girl On The Train’ // I’ve Read This

Review: Paula Hawkins’s ‘Into the Water’ — Author Of ‘The Girl On The Train’ // I’ve Read This

The whole atmosphere of the town is so perfectly rendered; everyone has secrets — even the young kids. The pacing of the gradual reveal of these secrets is masterful; Hawkins is a pro at building up just the right amount of suspense. Continue reading Review: Paula Hawkins’s ‘Into the Water’ — Author Of ‘The Girl On The Train’ // I’ve Read This

Review: ‘Have The Men Had Enough?’ By Margaret Forster // Changing Pages

Review: ‘Have The Men Had Enough?’ By Margaret Forster // Changing Pages

The novel is such a clever study of dementia — the ebbs and flows of the illness itself. The progression from a woman who is mobile, continent and conversant — even if in an erratic way — to a woman who needs full time care; the periods of calm and stability to the swift progression of falls, incontinence, and full time care. All of this is dealt with sensitively but without being overly sentimental. Continue reading Review: ‘Have The Men Had Enough?’ By Margaret Forster // Changing Pages