Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – Ransom Riggs

"One day my mother sat me down and explained that I couldn't become an explorer because everything in the world had already been discovered." Date Completed: April 29 2016 Page Length: 352 Goodreads *Spoilers may lie ahead* As Tim Burton's next blockbuster slated for release in September this year it's hard to read Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar …

The Natural Way of Things – Charlotte Wood

"In the days to come she will learn what she is, what they all are." Date Completed: December 10 2015 Page Length: 320 Goodreads Continuing in a tradition of dystopian feminist texts, which includes Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, Charlotte Wood’s The Natural Way of Things has turned a lot of heads. Already nominated for the 2016 Victorian …