I Hated Sharing Books as a Child

Posted 21 September 2016 by Nemo in Heart to Heart / 0 Comments
I Hated Sharing Books as a Child

For most of my reading life, I was very precious about my books. I didn’t like to lend books because no one treated them the way they deserved to be treated, and I didn’t like sharing the stories inside, either. My enjoyment of these books was completely private. I hid what I was reading from my friends. I didn’t want […]

You’ll Weep Following A Dog’s Purpose

Posted 19 September 2016 by Nemo in Book Review / 0 Comments
You’ll Weep Following A Dog’s Purpose

Warning: Don’t read this book unless you are prepared for all the feels. I don’t even consider myself a ‘dog’ person and I wept several times through this. SUMMARY A dog is born. He lives. He dies. He is reborn. Again. And again. Along the way he learns what his true purpose is. PLOT The dog goes by several names […]

Dark Horses + Dark Actions = Dark Story

Posted 14 September 2016 by Nemo in Book Review / 0 Comments
Dark Horses + Dark Actions = Dark Story

SUMMARY When Merritt walks out of her SATs and goes on a bender, her parents send her to an equine rehabilitation camp called Good Fences where she meets Big Red, a former racing Thoroughbred recovering from injury and with a Big Bad Attitude to match. Red takes a liking to Merritt and claims her as his own, and when the […]

Coraline: A Satisfyingly Creepy Tale

Posted 13 September 2016 by Nemo in Book Review / 0 Comments
Coraline: A Satisfyingly Creepy Tale

There was a film adaptation of Coraline released in 2009 that was amazing and will be referenced throughout this review. SUMMARY Coraline Jones, a bored tween, finds a more interesting life through a magical portal in her new house’s drawing room where her Other Mother wants to love her and keep her forever and replace her eyes with bright, shiny […]

H2O: Just Add Water Has A Sucky Theme Song

Posted 8 September 2016 by Nemo in Heart to Heart / 5 Comments
H2O: Just Add Water Has A Sucky Theme Song

This is going to be the most random blog post I’ve ever written. A couple of weeks ago I was sick and laid up in bed for over a week, so with nothing better to do, I made myself feel better by watching a TV show by one of my favourite Australian children’s TV producers, Jonathon M Shiff. He does […]

H2O: Just Add Water Book Tag

Posted 7 September 2016 by Nemo in Book Tag / 2 Comments
H2O: Just Add Water Book Tag

I’ve created my own book tag! This is for H2O: Just Add Water, which is an Australian TV show on Netflix about three ordinary teenage girls who accidentally become mermaids. Rose from Vampire Academy. When she and Lissa are dragged back to the Academy, she can’t wait to start breaking the rules again and gets cuaght making out with a […]

Underwater by Marisa Reichardt

Posted 5 September 2016 by Nemo in Book Review / 0 Comments
Underwater by Marisa Reichardt

Since a terrible tragedy at school, Morgan’s been unable to leave her house. Her days consist of online school, crappy soap operas, and grilled cheese sandwiches. That is until surfer boy Evan moves in next door, bringing with him the warmth of the sun and the smell of the sea. Connecting with Evan could help Morgan reconnect with the world […]

August Wrap Up

Posted 31 August 2016 by Nemo in Monthly Wrap Up / 0 Comments
August Wrap Up

News It was my birthday this month! I hit the big 3-0. This would be the time in The Sims where I aged up between Young Adult and Adult. I can’t believe I’m not a young adult anymore! I still feel like I’m seventeen! Or at least twenty. I’ve been having trouble sleeping for the past few months. I’ll wake […]

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