Wolf Reads #44

This week, some novels about doctors!  When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi  “I began to realize that coming face to face with my own mortality, in a sense, had changed nothing and everything.” After completing almost an entire decade of training as a neurosurgeon, Kalanithi was diagnosed with cancer. Stage IV Lung Cancer. One…

Wolf Reads #42

This week, lets have a read of some great books that have turned into movies.  Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert “Your emotions are the slave to your thoughts, and you are the slave to your emotions.”  After going through a midlife crisis when she turned thirty, Elizabeth Gilbert took a profound decision. Despite having…

Wolf Reads #41

This week, some more books from the “Read Around the World” challenge. (That’s all I’ve been reading these days.)

Wolf Reads #40

This week, some  war novels since it’s been a 100 years since the first world war ended. The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank, edited by Otto H. Frank and Mirjam Pressler “In the long run, the sharpest weapon of all is a kind and gentle spirit.” The Diary of Anne Frank was written…

Wolf Reads #39

This week, some books from the Read Around the World challenge!

Wolf Reads #38

This week, some classics for everyone to have a look at! Little Women by Louisa May Alcott “Some people seemed to get all sunshine, and some all shadow…” Written by Louisa May Alcott in 1868, the novel is about how the characters in the story stay connected in times of despair and all of the…

Wolf Reads #37

This week, some books guaranteed to make you laugh during these stressful times.

Wolf Reads #36

This week, some sci-fi novels for everyone!   The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker “We were, on that day, no different from the ancients, terrified of our own big sky.” Julia, a young eleven-year-old girl is beginning to notice how all her friends are starting to change. It is normal for children to…