TW: discussion of rough sexual intercourseand hints of necrophilia Blurb: Adèle appears to have the perfect life. A respected journalist, she lives in a flawless Parisian apartment with her surgeon husband and their young son. But beneath the veneer of 'having of all', Adèle is bored - and consumed by an insatiable need for sex, whatever … Continue reading Review: Adèle by Leïla Slimani
With the unprecedented impact of COVID-19 on the world, most of us experienced some form of quarantine or isolation. Here in England, our quarantine began in March and has recently begun to lift in June - that's a lot of time to fill! As someone who wasn't able to work from home and was therefore … Continue reading What I Read During Quarantine!
Hey guys! I’m back with another book haul this month where, once again, I bought way more books that I read 😂 Still not sticking to that book ban! - This month I bought: The Glass Woman by Caroline Lea Blurb: Jón Eiríksson buried one wife this year. How long before he buries a second? 1686, … Continue reading Book Haul – February 2019
Blurb: The baby is dead. It only took a few seconds. When Myriam decides to return to work, she and her husband look for a nanny for their two young children. They find their dream candidate: Louise, a quiet, polite and devoted woman who sings to their children, cleans the family's chic Paris apartment, stays late … Continue reading Review: Lullaby by Leïla Slimani