A tad bit of a tongue twister I know! Sorry about that! (Try saying it 10 times really fast just for fun!!) My apologies I got a bit sidetracked there. Believe it or not, my aim today was not to discuss words, but more like the lack of words that fills many a youth in the society today. And by that I mean the problem that comes with many young people seeming to not possess the ability or the confidence to embrace their individuality. That is something that in my opinion is very sad and I would like to talk about with you. I know that the issue of peer pressure and desires to fit into society have been discussed many times before but it’s my opinion that there’s a lot of talk, but not much…

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Title: The Ask and the Aswer Author: Patrick Ness Series: Chaos Walking (Book 2) Published: September 7th 2009 Pages: 519 Genre: Young Adult Literature/Speculative Fiction —————————————————————————————————————————– When Todd and Viola raced down that mountain path, him begging her not to die, the only thing on his mind was to save her life. Her. Only her. Viola. But when the town they hoped would be their salvation turns into their worst nightmare they have no idea what’s in store for them. And yet the only thing on his mind, in his Noise, is still her.  Mayor Prentiss beat them to it but now they’re about to realize that a race across the desert was nothing compared to what he has in store for them.  A purge is under way to rid the planet of any impurities…

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Sometimes it so happens that you see a book on the shelf or in the eBook store and for one reason or another it absolutely appeals to you and you feel it in your gut that you’re absolutely going to love it. Then you turn the first few pages and to your utter disappointment…you hate it. Alright hate is a strong word, but what I mean is that (not for lack of trying) you can’t bring yourself to read it. It’s not the author’s fault because the book could be really good but from the get-go it just doesn’t suit you, so you discard it and turn to something else. This has happened to me recently when I really thought the book was going to be one that would intrigue me, I found it was…

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Title: Last to Die Author: Tess Gerritsen Series: Rizzoli & Isles (#10) Published: 25th June 2013 Pages: 341 Genre: Mystery/ Thriller ————————————————————————————————————————- OH…MY…GOSH! I want it put on record: Gerritsen is a GENIUS! If someone had tried to take this book away from me while I was reading it, I would have torn the pages as it was ripped from my hands! That’s how hard I was holding on to the cover desperately trying to read on in the hope of finding out what in the name of everything sane was unraveling before my eyes! Teddy Clock’s whole life has become a game of cat and mouse since the death of his parents two years ago and now the sudden murder of his foster parents. It’s all Detective Jane Rizzoli can do to send him…

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