La La LOVED IT! – A Not-So Comprehensive Review of La La Land | LibroLiv

It’s the movie of 2016, the musical of the decade, the film everyone loves, even if they have a vendetta against movie-musicals.

That’s right, it’s La La Land. Continue reading “La La LOVED IT! – A Not-So Comprehensive Review of La La Land | LibroLiv”

Top 16 Books of 2016 | LibroLiv

Can you believe 2016 is already coming to a close? It feels like yesterday that I was listing my top 15 books of 2015, and here I am today, listing my top 16 of 2016. Crazy!

This year has been a great year for reading for me, and – though I haven’t read as many books as last year, I am confident that my top books are better. This list was so hard to compile because everything was so amazing! However, I finally managed to whittle it down to these 16 books… Continue reading “Top 16 Books of 2016 | LibroLiv”

Quote of the Sunday (18/12/2016) | LibroLiv

He saw her beauty, even in the half-light, she could tell, but he looked past it. Either that, or he was smart enough to see that she wanted to offer more to the world than a pretty face.

-Kristin Hannah, The Nightingale

Kristin Hannah is a New York Times Bestselling Author from California. The Nightingale is her most recent novel, and regards rural and city life in France with a WW2 backdrop. My favourite aspect of this novel is the emphasis it places on female strength. Read my review here.

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Quote of the Sunday (04/12/2016) | LibroLiv

He was contemplation and enthusiasm. Ambition and strong coffee. I could have looked at him forever.

– E. Lockhart, We Were Liars

We Were Liars is a YA novel that was released in 2014, and is told from an unreliable perspective. This book focusses a lot on crime, self-acceptance, and the gravity of some mistakes. It was the winner of the Goodreads Choice Award for Young Adult Fiction. Read my full review here.

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