Reading a book is more than seeing a collection of words on a page, and finishing a book is more than turning the final page and starting on the first of a new one. Good novels stay with us, and each book makes us see world in a slightly different way. And that’s why I started this blog: books make us tick, they make us think, and they make us, well, us. And I want to tell you all about them.

The Open Book is here for those who have never truly finished reading. This is a blog for the curious ones, who always want to find out all the details and the subtleties of their favourite novels. This blog is for those who cannot help but wonder at the inventiveness of literature.

Browse, read, and be inspired too… Also, make sure to follow me if you want to receive a notification when I’ve written a new post!

Here are some posts which I think you might like:

By the Book #1 – Calling Major Tom by David M. Barnett

My first literary life lesson! What if you were so lonely that you wouldn’t care about being alone for the rest of your life? But what if suddenly, you would meet people who would make you change your mind? Read on if you want to know what this book is about.

Book Books bookshelf By the Book Children's Literature Classics Countdown Creative Writing Fairy Tale Fairy Tales Fantasy featured Feminism Growing up Halloween Horror Identity Instructable list Literature Magic Memoir Monsters Music Mythology Novel Peter Pan Philip Pullman Philosophy Reading Retelling Review Scary Science Fiction Shakespeare Sports Stories Story Tennis Top Ten Travel Valentine's Day Wimbledon Writing Young adult