Into The Water By Paula Hawkins – Book Review

MammyDiaries Rating: **/***** Published: 02/05/2017 Publisher: Double Day Page Count: 356 (paperback) Genre:Mystery, Fiction, Thriller, Suspense, Crime, Domestic Thriller Buy It: https://www.waterstones.com/book/into-the-water/paula-hawkins/9781784162245 Synopsis “Julia, it’s me. I need you to call me back. Please, Julia. It’s important…” In the last days before her death, Nel … Continue reading Into The Water By Paula Hawkins – Book Review

Turtles All The Way Down By John Green – Book Review

Mammy Diaries Rating: ****/***** Published: 10/10/2017 Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers Page Count: 288 (Hardcover) Genre:Young Adult, Contemporary, Fiction Buy It: https://www.waterstones.com/book/turtles-all-the-way-down/john-green/9780241335437 Synopsis Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Picket, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and … Continue reading Turtles All The Way Down By John Green – Book Review

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi – Book Review

Mammy Diaries Rating: *****/***** Published: 05/01/2017 Publisher: Vintage Paperback Page Count: 225 (paperback) Genre:Non-Fiction, Memoir, Biography, Medicine Buy It: https://www.waterstones.com/book/when-breath-becomes-air/paul-kalanithi/9781784701994 Synopsis What do you do when life is catastrophically interrupted? What does it mean to have a child as your own life fades away? What makes … Continue reading When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi – Book Review

The Martian By Andy Weir – Book Review

Mammy Diaries Rating: ***/***** Published: 28/08/2014 Publisher: Del Rey Movie Tie-In Edition Page Count: 369 (Paperback) Genre: Science Fiction, Fiction Buy It: https://www.waterstones.com/book/the-martian/andy-weir/9780091956141 Synopsis I’m stranded on Mars _ I have no way to communicate with Earth. If the Oxygenator breaks down, I’ll Suffocate. If the … Continue reading The Martian By Andy Weir – Book Review

The Buried Giant By Kazuo Ishiguro – Book Review

Mammy Diaries Rating: *****/***** Published: 16/03/2016 Publisher: Faber & Faber Page Count: 384 (paperback) Genre:Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literacy Fiction, Abandoned Buy It: https://www.waterstones.com/book/the-buried-giant/kazuo-ishiguro/9780571315079 Synopsis The Romans have long since departed, and Britain is steadily declining into ruin. The Buried Giant begins as a couple, … Continue reading The Buried Giant By Kazuo Ishiguro – Book Review