Hello everyone! So, earlier this week I sped through Rick Riordan’s new book ‘9 from the Nine Worlds’ and oh goodness was it good! This book is part of the author’s Magnus Chase series and it’s collection of short stories featuring some secondary characters that are featured in said series. I really enjoyed the book… Continue reading Tales from the Nine Realms
Hello everyone, and happy October! So, early fall is one of my favorite times of the year. The weather is still warm (what can I say, I’m a cold-blooded type of person). Plus, early October is the time of year when a bunch of new books come out and I find multiple titles to put on… Continue reading Time for a rematch
Hello all! So, today’s the start of Banned Books Week. Hooray! To celebrate, I thought I’d read (and write about) a book that has been banned or challenged at some point since its publication. And the book I chose for today’s post is (drumroll please) Jay Asher’s book ’13 reasons why’. In this book, the… Continue reading Getting caught reading a banned book
Hello all! So, I just finished reading Annie Sullivan’s debut novel ‘A touch of gold’ and let me say, it was interesting. This book takes place about 10 years after the events that take place in the myth of King Midas and revolves around his daughter, Kora. After her father’s gold is stolen, Kora goes… Continue reading The Midas Touch
Hello everyone! So, I recently finished Renee Ahdieh’s new book ‘Smoke in the Sun’. And I gotta say, it was pretty good. Here’s a brief summary of the book (Per the almighty Amazon.com): After Okami is captured in the Jukai forest, Mariko has no choice–to rescue him, she must return to Inako… Continue reading Intrigue, Action, Magic and Romance, Oh My!
Hello all! Hope you are having a wonderful weekend so far. So, I just finished reading Jen Wilde’s new book ‘The Brightsiders’ and it was a wonderful read! So, here’s the synopsis, per the mighty Amazon: As a rock star drummer in the hit band The Brightsiders, Emmy King’s life should be perfect. But there’s… Continue reading The Pitfalls of Fame
Hello everyone! So yesterday I finished Philippa Gregory’s newest book in her Order of Darkness series ‘Dark Tracks’ and let me just say, when I finished it I wasn’t too thrilled about it. In this book, the group of characters Luca, Isolde, Ishraq, Freize, and Brother Peter are stuck in the town of Mauthausen to… Continue reading Ok folks, let’s move things along