Tag: Review

September challenge

Last month I read Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine by Gail Honeyman. It’s her debut novel and, I can tell you, pretty good. The character, Eleanor, is not your typical loveable character. She’s had a tough past and this reflects on her behavior nowadays. She’s…

Dutch review (GelezenOnline)

Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine is het debuutverhaal van Gail Honeyman. Je maakt kennis met Eleanors wereld. Zo slecht gaat het toch niet met haar? Het gaat toch prima… zoals altijd? Eleanor Oliphant leidt een simpel leven: elke werkdag gaat ze naar haar werk, op…

July challenge

Last month I read Lord of the Flies. This book was published in 1954, just one year after Fahrenheit 451. The books are both so different. As Golding clearly described: “The theme is an attempt to trace the defects of society back to the…