By: Maggie O’Farrell
Maggie’s memoirs of near-death experiences that have defined her life that illuminates the preciousness, beauty and mysteries of life itself.
Goodreads 4.17 stars
Young Adult – Non Fiction
The chapters of this book are;
1: Bullies or Bluster
2: Just add pressure
3: Cloudy with a chance of, Clarity: Bullying myths
4: Online and out of line
5: What do Turtles have to do with this?
Parents and teenagers should put this book on their ‘To Read List’.
By: Michael Wolf
Read about behind the scenes of the first 9 months of Donald Trump’s controversial Presidency. Writer, Michael Wolff had extraordinary access to the west wing and reveals what and why happened behind the scenes.
By: Joyce Carol Oates
Thirteen diverse stories that explore the most secret, intimate, and unacknowledged interior lives of characters not unlike ourselves, who assert their independence in acts of bold and often irrevocable defiance.
By: Kris Hirschmann
Goodreads: 5 star
With the School Holidays coming up, what a great way to keep the kiddies entertained. This ideas range from:
Have an Indoor Picnic
Start a Herb Garden
Build an Obstacle Course
Make Napkin Roses
And so much more.
Keep the kids off their electronic devices with loads of ideas in this book. Reserve it now before the holidays!
CD MP3 Reader – Fiction
By: Elizabeth Harrower
Goodreads: 3.26 star
This story is about an unflinching gaze on the grim realities of 1950s London, and the madness that can infect couples.
Scales (PG) (2017)
Cast: Emmy Perry, Elisabeth Rohm, Morgan Fairchild
Director: Kevan Peterson
Siren Phillips has lived her life thinking she’s an ordinary girl, in an ordinary town. On the eve of her 12th birthday, however, she learns that she is far from ordinary. Destined to turn into a Mermaid at the age of twelve, Siren must struggle with her new reality, saying good bye to her mother and friends, while she transitions into the water. To make matters worse, a group of Hunters are after her, trying to catch her. She soon becomes friends with Adam Wilts, a new boy at school, who she turns to for help. He agrees to help her, but finds himself caught in the middle, when it’s his own father who is after Siren. When Siren’s mother is taken, the town
must rally behind her, and help her make a peaceful transition into the water, before the hunters can find out where she is.
IMDB Rating 4.7
13 Sins (MA15+) (2014)
Cast: Mark Webber, Devon Graye, Tom Bower
Director: Daniel Stamm
A cryptic phone call sets off a dangerous game of risks for Elliot, a down-on-his luck salesman. The game promises increasing rewards for completing 13 tasks, each more sinister than the last.
IMDB Rating 6.3