Book Review: Delirium by Lauren Oliver

Recently I had the pleasure of reading Delirium by Lauren Oliver. Synopsis : In an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure. Living with her aunt, uncle, and cousins in Portland, Maine, Lena Haloway is very much looking forwardContinue reading “Book Review: Delirium by Lauren Oliver”

Book Review: Clipped Wings by Jennifer Gilmour

This book had my heart beating wildly in my chest as I read each real life account from survivors of domestic abuse. Synopsis: The silent chorus. Just imagine you thought that you had met the man or woman of your dreams. This person was charming and you thought they were the one or perhaps thatContinue reading “Book Review: Clipped Wings by Jennifer Gilmour”

The Power of Fiction

Fiction may be seen to some as a way of escaping reality. Journalists or Political Activists might feel that an Author writing fiction has no power to influence society, culture, and an individual. That however is vastly untrue. For centuries books have been a source of knowledge, the gateway to understanding, and a platform forContinue reading “The Power of Fiction”