Book Review: Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides My rating: 3 of 5 stars Middlesex is a story of a Greek family immigrating to America and it further portrays the struggle of the three generations of the family. Narrated by the hermaphrodite Cal, it encompasses three different tales and only the last one particularly features his own life and…

Book Review: The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum

The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum My rating: 2 of 5 stars Original Rating- 2.5 The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum is the first book in the three-book Bourne series (original). It tells the story of the protagonist Jason Bourne who finds himself in an island near Marseilles, amnesiac, having been recovered from being almost…

Book Review: The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Thirteen Tale is an intricately-woven tale by Diane Setterfield, revolving around the story of our protagonist, Margaret Lea, as she is being invited by the mysterious celebrated author, Vida Winter, to write her biography. She finds herself captivated by the life of…

Book Review: Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk

Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk My rating: 3 of 5 stars Fight Club is a psychological thriller by Chuck Palahnuik, based on a life of young man fighting insomnia. It is his story as he meets up with a guy, along with whom, he starts an underground Fight Club which later on turns out to…

Book Review: The House of Hades by Rick Riordan

The House of Hades by Rick Riordan My rating: 3 of 5 stars Note: I was awaiting the release of the book for so long. The House of Hades is the fourth book of The Heroes of Olympus Series by Rick Riordan. The seven demigods/heroes in the prophecy continues to strive and stop Gaea, the…

Book Review: The Firm by John Grisham

The Firm by John Grisham My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Firm is a crime thriller revolving around the life of a new lawyer, who finds out that there is something strange about the firm he has joined after his law degree. Coming from a economically slacking background, he is blinded by the money…