Fall of Giants – Ken Follett (Part 1 of the Century Trilogy)

AN EPIC OF LOVE, HATRED, WAR AND REVOLUTION. Five families are brought together through the world-shaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution and the struggle for votes for women. FALL OF GIANTS combines richly developed historical detail with fast-moving action and powerful emotion to deliver this absorbing narrative.  Fall of Giants is … More Fall of Giants – Ken Follett (Part 1 of the Century Trilogy)

Why read?

I was introduced to reading at very young age. I remember we had this set of hardback children’s books that my mother would read to my brother and I. Because my mother loved to read we always had a neverending supply of books in the house. Other children grew up with toys around them, I … More Why read?

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Exploring the 8th story

When I first heard that JK Rowling was working on an eighth story I couldn’t believe my ears. I grew up during the Potter phenomenon and this was definitely news I wanted to hear. Especially after the ending of book 7, where we were given a look at the next generation. I had dreams that … More Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Exploring the 8th story

World Without End – Ken Follett (Part 2 of the Kingsbridge Trilogy)

A war that lasts a hundred years. A plague that ravages a continent. A rivalry that could destroy everything. World Without End is a historical novel by Ken Follett set between the years 1327-1361, England. It is a sequel to his previous book “The Pillars of the Earth” and takes place in the same fictional … More World Without End – Ken Follett (Part 2 of the Kingsbridge Trilogy)

#11 Desert God

  On the banks of the Nile, a hero will rise.  A close advisor to Pharaoh and guardian to the royal princesses of Egypt, Taita wears his authority lightly. With a plan to destroy the enemy and form a coveted alliance, join him as he journeys across the desert and faces calamities that he never … More #11 Desert God