The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion

Ah, Don Tillman. He is one of my favourite fictional characters of all time. The author, Graeme Simsion, does a wonderful job at writing the perspective of someone with autism. His writing puts the reader in Don's shoes and allows the reader to view the world through Don's perspective. It's seamless in that the reader … Continue reading The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion

REVIEW: Made to Break Your Heart by Richard Fellinger

Actual rating is 3.5/5 Made to Break Your Heart follows Nick Marhoffer, a reporter who struggles balancing his job during the global financial crisis of 2008, his family and coaching a little league team. Due to the pressures of his life and feeling a lack of support from his wife, he starts to find his … Continue reading REVIEW: Made to Break Your Heart by Richard Fellinger

REVIEW: Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center

Things You Save in a Fire tells the story of Cassie Hanwell, a tenacious female firefighter, as she battles her past, deals with trials in her career, and confronts abandonment issues with her mother. The novel is well-paced and the characters are relatable and likable. The main character didn't fall into any overused tropes, either. … Continue reading REVIEW: Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center