Review Don’t Believe It by Charlie Donlea

From acclaimed author Charlie Donlea comes a twisting, impossible-to-put-down novel of suspense in which a filmmaker helps clear a woman convicted of murder—only to find she may be a pawn in a sinister game. The Girl of Sugar Beach is the most watched documentary in television history—a riveting, true-life mystery that unfolds over twelve weeks and... Continue Reading →

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Review The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen

Present day: Julia Hamill has made a horrifying discovery on the grounds of her new home in rural Massachusetts: a skull buried in the rocky soil–human, female, and, according to the trained eye of Boston medical examiner Maura Isles, scarred with the unmistakable marks of murder. But whoever this nameless woman was, and whatever befell... Continue Reading →

Review The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death... Continue Reading →

Ura cu care lovesti de Angie Thomas / Editura Trei

Starr Carter este o adolescentă de șaisprezece ani care se mișcă între două lumi: cartierul sărac în care locuiește și liceul cu pretenții pe care îl frecventează în suburbii. Echilibrul instabil în care se află aceste lumi se spulberă în clipa când Starr este martoră la împușcarea mortală de către un polițist a celui mai... Continue Reading →

Recenzie Cantul lui Ahile de Madeline Miller / Libris

Cantul lui Ahile reprezinta o repunere in scena a miticului razboi troian din perspectiva unui personaj crucial, dar care nu-si face aparitia prea des in epopeea lui Homer: Patrocle, eclipsat in Iliada de faimosul Ahile, „primul intre greci, puternic, frumos, izvorit din trupul unei zeite“. Exilat la curtea lui Peleu, Patrocle se indragosteste de fiul gazdei... Continue Reading →

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