Welcome back to Booksquad - our monthly online book club where I pick a book (some suggested by you) to read and then come to tell you what I thought about it, and hopefully include some of your thoughts too! In April I read The Boy on the Bridge by M.R Carey - in the … Continue reading Booksquad: April 2018 – The Boy on the Bridge
Hello! Welcome to a slightly different format for Booksquad. Usually I film a video and post on our YouTube Channel, but I decided this month to trial a written post instead, and see whether that is a better fit. Let me know whether you prefer this or the videos, either in the comments or on … Continue reading Booksquad: March 2018 – The Midnight Palace
Lou is back with September's Book Squad video (a little later than advertised)! This time she reviews 'The Lies of Locke Lamora' by Scott Lynch and picks October's Book Squad title! Please check out the video below and SUBSCRIBE to the YouTube channel for future videos! https://youtu.be/xi-vfg2Ucno Want to join the Book Squad? All you … Continue reading September Book Squad!
We at Jack and the Geekstalk love books and none more than Lou! As she appears to be able to read a book in the time it takes the rest of us to read the title, Lou has decided to start our very own book club style Book Squad. Every month you will get a … Continue reading Introducing the Book Squad!
Following the series of posts I previously wrote about re-reading the Harry Potter books, I thought I'd pick it up with the films too. So here's my thoughts whilst watching Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. I love the title music so much. John Williams is honestly brilliant. There was not an owl sat on … Continue reading Re-watching Harry Potter: The Philosopher’s Stone
The Circle by Dave Eggers is a really great read. I discovered it when I read an excerpt that had been published in a magazine - those few paragraphs were enough to entice me into getting the book. It's clever and gripping, the best description I can come up with is a pre-dystopian social mindset … Continue reading Book vs Film: The Circle
It's a new month so that means a new Geekstalkers article! We are a collective of like minded geeks, nerds, idiots, bloggers, tweeps, YouTubers and Podcasters who have come together to talk about anything and everything. Every month we discuss a different topic, see below for our past articles. Geekstalkers #4 Favourite Video Games Geekstalkers … Continue reading Geekstalkers #5 Favourite Book Series