Archive for the ‘Read’ Category

The innocent man by John Grisham

This book is a clear step away from his usual writing. Main reason for that is the fact it is a true story. A sad story about the lack of justice in the small town of Ada, Oklahoma.

A young cocktail waitress gets brutally murdered and raped, the investigation turns up very few good leads, in reality none. This is in the year of 1982, DNA testing has not yet been discovered. The only solid evidence are some hairs found on and around the body, and a bloody palm print on the wall.

After a long time of investigation and hitting the wall a name comes up. Ron Williamson, a has been baseball player that never made it into the major leagues. Booze, drugs and women got the better of him, so now he lives in his old boys room at his mothers place. With him being the odd figure in the society the police quickly decides he’s the guilty one, now they just have to prove it… Read the rest of this entry »

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Okey so this is the last book in the Harry Potter series. However i did read Harry Potter and the half blood prince aswell. I was rather glad that i read them one after the other. Although i am just gonna write about Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

This I found was another really exciting and well written book just like all the others in the Harry Potter series. I found i really did struggle to put the book down, it really got me into the plot and the characters as always. Read the rest of this entry »

My name is Red

My name is RedThe book is written by 2006 years literature Nobel price winner Orhan Pamuk. I got it last Christmas from my boyfriend, admittedly not a book I would have chosen to buy.

Its a murder story, spiced with a love story, twisted with a very different storyteller, or rather storytellers. Place is Istanbul, year is 1591. Read the rest of this entry »

The Devil wears Prada

Devil wears pradaWas a while since I read this one, but I figured that wouldn’t really matter. I made this post on me old blog in april, but I figured that it couldn’t hurt to mention it here 🙂

The book has its very good moments, but there was no real laughing points in it. There was a few giggles and semi funny passages, but that’s it. Read the rest of this entry »