Book Review: The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

Review: The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

Rating: ⅖

Method Read: Hardcover

   The Buried Giant


An old man and a woman set out upon a journey to visit their son. Along the way they meet a boatman, a warrior, an injured boy, a group of superstitious Saxons, an Arthurian knight, a mist that takes away memories, a group of zealous monks and a dragon.

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Christmas Gift Card Picks

If you’re anything like me, you probably got a few gift cards for Christmas. Though I know I should spread the “wealth” over the next few months, I can never sit on a gift card long. Here are a few of my suggestions for spending that Barnes and Noble/Amazon/Independent bookstore gift card that’s burning a hole in your pocket:

the joy luck club by amy tan
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

Who doesn’t want a little of everyone else’s family drama after the holidays?!

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30 for 30 Day 6

Grocery Day! My list ?
– yogurt
– cream cheese
– jam

Healthy Yummy!


Later this afternoon some Kenyon-Exeter folks went to go see Never Let Me Go.

Based on the novel of the same name, the film had the added bonus of a Q & A with the producer and author after the showing!

I highly recommend the movie and soon I’ll let you know what I thought of the book.

(I’m starting it tonight!)


Here’s what I wore for my movie/grocery adventures:

30 for 30 Works Cited:

9) Morgan Jeans (Delias)

16) Blue T-shirt (J.Crew)

17) Grey Cardigan (Madison Lilly via Nordstrom)

3) Black Boots (H&M)