Author Archives: José Juan Herrerías

About José Juan Herrerías

I'm a teacher of English as a foreign language in Spain. I work at a secondary school. I really enjoy learning and teaching English. One of the best ways of doing so, is reading and writing. Express myself through the books I read.

Why’re you put together all wrong like that?

This is a compelling story about a dog whose behaviour would be considered unacceptable to most humans. Houdini is an abandoned dog who has lived on its own in the countryside all of his life. He used to feed himself … Continue reading

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Dan Brown’s “The Lost Symbol”

No doubt I’m a big fan of Dan Brown and that’s why I decided to read The Lost Symbol: This is again a thriller whose main character, a rather eccentric Harvard profesor is summoned to help and start his search … Continue reading

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World War Z. Movie review.

This movie, starred by Brad Pitt us a macabre and chilling story based on the eponymous novel by Max Brooks. Even thouh the script doesn’t fit in with the novel’s timeline or events, the story is so thrilling and compelling … Continue reading

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Passengers’ review

This definetely a sci-fi story of a spacecraft heading for a far away planet. Apparently, the one hundred and twenty year flight at half light speed, takes five thosand passengers and a crew of over two hundred to a place … Continue reading

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The Element

The Element is one of the best, not to say the best essay I have ever read. As a teacher who tries his best and elbows his way through the daily difficulties of everyday teaching, I do really appreciate what … Continue reading

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