Best Books of the 21st Century: An infographic

I saw this flowchart originally posted on Upworthy in an article discussing how, typically, only “old” and generally-agreed-upon-classics are considered as mandatory readings in school. It’s true, but I was lucky enough to have had great English teachers that exposed me to a myriad of literary genres (we didn’t only read Shakespeare, not that there’s […]

‘Wine not Read’ book review: A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout

Our ‘Wine not Read’ rating: 5 / 5 Well, after the somewhat disappointing start to our book club (yeah, we really didn’t enjoy our first book), we were nervous and cautious in selecting our second. But fear not! After several hours of browsing bestseller lists (and several glasses of wine later), we came across the […]

‘Wine not Read’ book review: Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork

Our “Wine not Read” Rating: 2.75 / 5 The book is told from the perspective of Marcelo, a young man who suffers from what appears to be High-functioning Autism or Asperger’s Syndrom, who is forced by his father to leave the protective world of his specialized school and go work at his father’s law firm […]