Meet Mickey: an American eighteen your old boy, who lives in a small town and is literally counting the days until graduation. Although this sounds pretty average for most eighteen year olds I haven’t even scratched the surface. His Mother is a local politician that seems to have no emotion what so ever, his Dad … Continue reading The Rest of us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness
Brotherband-Scorpian mountain by John Flanagan. The fifth book in the incredible Brotherband series. Hal and his brave crew are embarking on an adventure they’ll never forget. Some of the crew aren’t so keen, especially Ingvar. The massive Scandinavian has had time to think. He has reasoned that he’s more a hinderance to the crew and all onboard, than … Continue reading Brotherband-Scorpian Mountain
Meet astronaut Mark Watney: engineer, botanist and stuck on Mars. Mistakenly abandoned by his crew, he has no chance of escape. Unless.. Well Mark is the botanist, he has plant samples so all he has to do is grow food on a barren, wasteland where absolutely nothing can grow. Should be fun. On earth unbeknownst … Continue reading The Martian By Andy Weir
Moone Boy – the blunder years by Chris O’Dowd and Nick V. Murphy. In a family of five it’s hard to be noticed, especially if you’re the youngest. Martin Moone was desperate for a male companion, to aid him in his mischief. A … Continue reading Moone Boy-the blunder years
Almost everybody knows who Richard Branson is, yet very few people know how he became one of the most famous entrepreneurs of our generation. From an early age he ran the school magazine and even had plans to launch a student travel agency when he was only a teenager. Richard Branson started out as a young … Continue reading Losing my virginity by Richard Brandson
Lockwood and Co. The Hallow Boy by Jonathan Stroud. Lockwood and Co. are back with new renewed vigour.London is crumbling to … Continue reading Lockwood and Co. The Hallow Boy by Jonathan Stroud.
As we are currently neck-deep in rugby World Cup action and as I am a proud Irish rugby supporter I thought it fitting to write about one of Ireland’s most renowned rugby stars. John Hayes is a man who only started playing rugby when he was eighteen years old and after a two year long … Continue reading THE BULL by John Hayes