Tag: Books I Would Re-Read

The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

My initial impression of The Princess Diarist is that while Carrie Fisher was not ungrateful for her life and the opportunities she had, she would have been so much happier if her place had been a bit more out of the spotlight. I think that’s fair.  We have such high expectations of celebrities to be these energetic, philosophical, kind people that sometimes we forget they are human.  And humans come in all different shapes and sizes.  Personally, I can’t imagine my entire life being defined by something I did when I was 19. Don’t go into this book looking for an […]

Posted October 26, 2018 in Reviews // 2 Comments //
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

  I love this book.  Either by audio or hardcopy, I think I visit it at least once a year.  As such, it’ll probably be reviewed many times.  Every read is different, after all. Characters ❤︎ The third year is when the trio start to come into their own and become more complex as characters.  Harry is re-affronted with his parents’ deaths in a new and raw way, Ron begins to fight for his own happiness – whether that’s in defense of his pets or himself – and Hermione’s reaction to Harry’s Firebolt and Divination shows her less tolerant side.  We […]

Posted February 17, 2017 in Reviews // 2 Comments //