Tag Archive | humour

Everybody Sees The Ants

Everybody Sees the Ants by A.S. King My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was GREAT!!!Lucky Linderman is my new hero. Smart, funny and an emotional young man. I do love a book with a male character that can articulate his feelings in an authentic way. Lucky is a total dude. Can totally recommend as […]

Coraline

Coraline. An Adventure too Weird for Words by Neil Gaiman My rating: 5 of 5 stars I listened to this walking the darkened streets of my suburb. Scared the bejesus out of me. Definitely one to read with the lights on. Dawn French is a perfect choice to read this – alternately funny and scary […]

The Flywheel

The Flywheel by Erin Gough My rating: 4 of 5 stars This took me a while to read because I got sidetracked testing our OverDrive collection at work – let that be no reflection on how good this book is!Despite the fact that I wanted to slap Delilah for being a selfish, irritating, judgemental teenager […]

A Mammoth in the Fridge

A mammoth in the fridge by Michaël Escoffier My rating: 4 of 5 stars A funny book with a lovely twist at the end. Perfect for younger readers. View all my reviews

Bossypants

Bossypants by Tina Fey My rating: 4 of 5 stars Just what I needed after the angst of Bring Up the Bodies! This is light and funny, with interesting insights into the American entertainment industry and politics. Fey doesn’t go into a huge amount of detail about the angst in her life. I suspect that […]

Every Breath

Every Breath by Ellie Marney My rating: 5 of 5 stars Fabulous debut. Taut. Sexy. Good stuff. View all my reviews

The Shiny Guys

The Shiny Guys by Doug MacLeod My rating: 5 of 5 stars Wow. Like. Wow.This book is just so unusual. It is the story of Colin Lapsley. The year is 1985. Colin sees things out the corner of his eyes. Shiny red guys, in leather jackets. As soon as he looks at them, they go, […]