Skip to main content


The Time Machine - H.G. Wells

A short summary of The Time Machine: What does the future of humanity hold?

Questions to ponder while reading The Time Machine:
Is this perhaps plausible?
Would you eat the meat?
My thoughts about The Time Machine:
At some point, humans will change.
Life needs to stay challenging.
Much better than Bill & Ted's.

Pet Sematary - Stephen King

A short summary of Pet Sematary: What is put in the ground doesn't always stay in the ground.

Questions to ponder while reading Pet Sematary: Is any life better than death?
When do you decide to put up a fence?
My thoughts about Pet Sematary:
Scared me to death.
Put me down for cremation.
I have seen the inspiration at the Stanley Hotel (the whole place is haunted)

As a Man Thinketh - James Allen

A short summary of As a Man Thinketh: Proverbs, Chapter 23, Verse 7.

Questions to ponder while reading As a Man Thinketh: Where do your thoughts lie?
Do you believe thoughts control your physical well-being?
My thoughts about As a Man Thinketh: Timeless Philosophy.
I am responsible for me.
I will be thinking great thoughts.

Carrie -Stephen King

A short summary of Carrie: Don't taunt the telekinetic.

Questions to ponder while reading Carrie: Should a religion ever be that scary?
Why are teenagers so mean?
My thoughts about Carrie: I will always feel bad for Carrie.
The bullying crap really needs to stop.
Pigs blood?  Really?

The Casual Vacancy - J.K. Rowling

A short summary of The Casual Vacancy: There is an open seat on the Pagford Parish Council.

Questions to ponder while reading The Casual Vacancy: Does anyone have a happy home life?
Does everyone have so many skeletons?
My thoughts about The Casual Vacancy: A J.K. for big kids.
Elections are such a mess.
I LOATHED Samantha.

The Swiss Family Robinson - Johann David Wyss

A short summary of The Swiss Family Robinson: The tale of a family, shipwrecked on a lonely paradise.

Questions to ponder while reading The Swiss Family Robinson: Would you find this heaven or hell?
Would you have stayed on the island?
My thoughts about The Swiss Family Robinson:
A nostalgic trip through childhood reading.
I want to live on a well-stocked deserted island.
I was surprised by how many people hated the book.

Watership Down - Richard Adams

A short summary of Watership Down: The odyssey of the hares.

Questions to ponder while reading Watership Down: Did you cry at the end?
Which warren would you live in?

My thoughts about Watership Down: Much deeper than I imagined.
The cartoon gave me nightmares.
Long live Bigwig.