Every year I set myself a reading target – this year I am aiming for 24. In this regularly-updated post I’ll add each book I read as I finish it with a small review for anyone looking for some reading recommendations (or who wants to know what to avoid!).
Every year I set myself a reading target - this year it's 24 books. This regularly-updated post will contain reviews of books 6-10 I read this year. So far: Samuel Beckett's Murphy, Elizabeth Day's The Party, Nora Ikstena's Soviet Milk, John Updike's Rabbit, Run and The Tango Singer by Tomás Eloy Martínez
This list is about my favourite TV shows of all time. You know, the ones you watch and then have to watch from the beginning right away as soon as you finish them. And then over the years you watch them again and again and again and again. And you’re not interested in watching anything else because everything else is not this TV show, which you are obsessed with. That is what this list is about.
What better way to commemorate Avengers: Endgame and the culmination of Phase Three of the Marvel Cinematic Universe than with a ranking of all 22 films from best to worst, with a little bit of my working out.
Every year I set myself a reading target - this year it's 24 books. This post contains reviews of the first five books I read this year: Haruki Murakami's Killing Commendatore, Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse 5, Sally Rooney's Conversations with Friends, Jeff VanderMeer's Authority and David Keenan's This is Memorial Device
I started watching The Haunting of Hill House (HoHH) on a Saturday morning, and for two episodes I was completely enthralled. I was also scared shitless. So scared, infact, that I had to leave it a month before coming back to it. Despite being terrified all over again, this was my favourite show of 2018 and here’s what I think made it so good.
*Spoilers ahead for a two year old film and a 20 year old film*