The moment has arrived. 2018 is over, even for quite some time and it’s time to take stock. This year I read particularly little, only 29 books, but quantity is rewarded by quality. But what were the books I preferred in this 2018? Here is the Top 10 in this sort of classification. Enjoy the reading. Leggi tutto “The Best 10 books I’ve read in 2018”
1Q84 is a novel by the famous Japanese author Haruki Murakami published between 2009 and 2010, divided into three volumes. Here is the review. Leggi tutto “1Q84 by Haruki Murakami – Review”
The Outsider is the 58th novel of the American author Stephen King, Here it is my review. Leggi tutto “The Outsider by Stephen King – Review”
Halloween is so so near, how will you celebrate? But there is one thing you can not escape on October 31st: fear. And after the list of films to watch absolutely, here is also that of the books.
10 Film to watch at Halloween: http://www.mjpsreviews.com/2018/10/28/10-movies-and-a-series-to-watch-at-halloween/
Let’s start the list immediately. Leggi tutto “5 Books to read for Halloween”
The Children Act is the thirteenth novel by British author Ian McEwan. Published in 2014, the book has recently been adapted into a film of the same name. Here is the review of the novel. Leggi tutto “The Children Act (book) by Ian McEwan – Review”
The Haunting of Hill House is the fifth, and unfortunately penultimate, novel by Shirley Jackson published far back in 1959. The novel is considered one of the best Gothic novels of the twentieth century and is coming back in the spotlight thanks to the homonymous TV series recently released on Netflix. Here is the review
Leggi tutto “The Haunting of Hill House (book) by Shirley Jackson – Review”
The Wife is the fifth novel by the American author Meg Wolitzer. Published in 2003, it is back in the limelight thanks to the film of the same name that is hitting theater all over the world in this period. Leggi tutto “The Wife (book) by Meg Wolitzer – Review”
The Alienist is the second novel by the American author Caleb Carr and first novel of the Kreizler series, which today has three titles, published in 1994. Leggi tutto “The Alienist (book) by Caleb Carr – Review”
The Buried Giant is the last novel, so far, by the Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro, published in 2013 and his debut in the fantasy genre, even if the novel is not much of a genre. Leggi tutto “The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro – Review”
The truth about the Harry Quebert Affair is Joel Dicker’s third novel published far back in 2013 and that year’s European editorial case.