Category: Book Club Review

Carl Hiaasen – Hoot

Book Review: Hoot - Written by Carl Hiaasen Written By: Areej Riaz Hoot packs a whole lot of fun and charm in a couple hundred pages. It revolves around a boy named Roy who has moved to a new place with his parents, is target of a bully, and is having trouble connecting with the place. Until he finds himself in the middle of an adventure, engrossed in unearthing series of mystery incidents led by a mysterious boy, named Mullet Fingers, at a construction site of Mother Paula’s Pancake House.  Roy investigates the incidents, realizes that Mullet Finger is trying to cause disruptions [...]

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Naomi Klein – This Changes Everything

Book Review: This Changes Everything – Written by Naomi Klein Review Written By: Areej Riaz People say don’t judge a book by its cover. This book’s cover said, “Once a decade, Naomi Klein writes a book that redefines its era. No logo did so for globalization. This Changes Everything is about to upend the debate about the stormy era already upon us.” Needless to say, I judged the cover. I formed a spontaneous impression about the book which made me grab it and read it cover to cover within a week, curious to find if the book did the trick - if it [...]

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