Alien: Covenant – Film Review

Title: Alien: Covenant Age: 15 Released: 11th May 2017 Director: Ridley Scott Genre:  Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller Rating: ***/**** (3.5/5 stars) About: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, members (Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup) of the colony ship Covenant discover what they think to be an uncharted paradise. While there, they meet David (Michael Fassbender), the synthetic…

Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire – Book Review

Title: Beautiful Disaster Author: Jamie McGuire Published: 26th May 2011 Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK (13th July 2012) Genre: Romance, Drama, Young Adult Pages: 434 Format: E-Book Rating: *** (3/5 Stars) About: The new Abby Abernathy is a good girl. She doesn’t drink or swear, and she has the appropriate number of cardigans in her wardrobe. Abby believes she has enough distance from…

Bamburgh Castle – Castle Review

Built:  It started with the realm’s foundation in c.420 until 547 and continued to grow ever since that day. Location: Northumberland Coast AONB, Bamburgh NE69 7DF History: Bamburgh’s written history begins in the times of the Anglo-Saxons with one chronicler citing Bamburgh as probably the most important place in all of England. But even before this there were…

The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney – Book Review

Title: The Girl Before Author: J.P. Delaney Published: 26th January 2017 Publisher: Quercus Genre: Thriller, Mystery Pages: 416 Format: E-Book Rating: **** (4/5 Stars) About: Enter the world of One Folgate Street and discover perfection . . . but can you pay the price? Jane stumbles on the rental opportunity of a lifetime: the chance to live in a beautiful ultra-minimalist house designed…