Category Archives: Reading and readers

In this section I will include summaries of my own reading experiences as well as my students’.

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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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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The Martian

Reading The Martian has really been an unforgettable experience. The story set in Planet Mars at some point in the near future. Would would you do if someone proposed you to be among the first explorers to reach Mars? This … Continue reading

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