I'm actually re-reading it because it's really good and I bought book 2 and 3 of the series. I read the first book last year so I'm reading it as a reminder of what happened in the novel so I can continue with the series! 'Wake' is about sirens :)
Here is the synopsis:
This book is written by Susan Cain, she discusses the unknown powers of introverts in our world and how they are always treated like they are subclass of people by their society in this extroverted ideal world, she shows through many psychological and neurological experiments...
What I Meant To Say
We’re tragically drawn
to one another
and eventually we’ll fall apart.
So let’s enjoy
whatever it is that we have,
because when we’re done,
I wouldn’t know what else
to give you
other than just another story.
And that alone might be
"One seemingly perfect life. One devastating secret."
Back of the book it says she has a wonderful family, a job she loves and the house of her dreams. Yet she has a secret daily ritual - tucked away in her handbag is a little tin of pills! They soothe her when she frets that...
but I'v found myself in a rut, where I seem to be un-uble to stay interested in a new story... over the last few months I have bought several new novels but my interest in them flails soon after I read the first page
Poems by Cats by Francesco Marciuliano
It’s 8A.M. and time to rest
It’s 10A.M. and time to relax
It’s noon and time for repose
It’s 3P.M. and time for shut-eye
It’s 6P.M. and time for siesta
It’s 9P.M. and time to slumber
It’s midnight and time to snooze
... I'm quite late in the fad but I've come to really obsess over the graphic, tantalizing nature of the writing. My husband rarely sees my "sex kitten" side, but since reading the book, I've surprised him in more ways than one. He is ecstatic about my newfound sense of sexual...
.....Here are some quotes to explain the way issues are connected up. It is bizarre and true.
1) "But as incentives go, commissions are tricky. First of all, a 6 percent real-estate commission is typically split between the seller’s agent and the buyer’s. Each agent then...
This was written to help out the guys. What do the Ladies think? And yes guys, you'll enjoy this too!
WORDS WOMEN USE
This is the word women use to end an argument when they feel they are right and you need to shut up. Never use "fine" to describe how a...
that tells a story about a man, who was born with a very genius talent at art,but unfortunately has a skull-like face. And he secretly in love with a woman and he teach her how to sing but the woman never saw his face, because the phantom's afraid she might not accept him if she...
On The Train by Paula Hawkins - I finished reading this book today. The story is narrated by three female characters who happen to have a not-so-reliable perspectives: Rachel - A woman who, after failing to have a child with her husband Tom (who became her ex) seeks solace in...
for Christmas. Been enjoying it so far. A few chapters in. Fair play she seems one very driven young lady. A lot of her "supporters" have jumped ship since Holm destroyed her but goes to show a lot of them are bandwagon jumpers. I'm a fan. Not so much of her behaviour at times...