I really enjoyed this book. It had all the aspects of a typical apocalyptic-survival story plus the added science fiction twist... and I love science fiction. Read more...
In the second book of Cassandra Clare's new series, The Dark Artifices, Emma Carstairs and Julian Blackthorn are dealing with the after affects of Malcolm's betrayal. The LA Institute is swarming with Centurions while the Blackthorns and Emma try to deal with what comes next...
Inferno by Dan Brown In the fourth installment of his Robert Langdon series, Dan Brown gives his readers a brand new mystery to dive into. Waking up in a hospital in Italy, Robert Langdon has no memory of how or why he is there when he finds a small object in his Harris tweed to unlock … Continue reading Inferno by Dan Brown | Review
A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas In the final book of Sarah J. Maas's fantastic new series A Court of Thorns and Roses, our heroine Feyre's journey comes to an end. First entering the Fae world as a punishment, Feyre becomes one of those mystical beings herself. Having fought Amarantha Under the Mountain … Continue reading A Court of Wings and Ruin | Review
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has published her second short work on feminism in the form of a letter to a dear friend. She responds to the question that her friend asks "How do I raise my daughter a feminist?" Like her first work on the subject, We Should All Be Feminists, Adichie shares her beliefs on feminism … Continue reading Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions | A Review
GENRE: DRAMA, SUSPENSE RATING: ★★.5 It's a normal day for Clay Jensen, that is, until he comes home to find a strange box containing cassette tapes. Cassette tapes? What's stranger is what those tapes contain—13 reasons why Hannah Baker killed herself. The young adult reading community has been buzzing for years now about Jay Asher's book … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher | (A Very Biased) Review
From Goodreads: Trevor Noah's unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his birth. Trevor was born to a white Swiss father and a black Xhosa mother at a time when such a union was punishable by five years in prison. Living proof of … Continue reading Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood
From Goodreads: Trapped in the Mexican jungle, a group of friends stumble upon a creeping horror unlike anything they could ever imagine. Two young couples are on a lazy Mexican vacation–sun-drenched days, drunken nights, making friends with fellow tourists. When the brother of one of those friends disappears, they decide to venture into the jungle … Continue reading The Ruins by Scott Smith | Review
I See You by Clare Mackintosh Genre: thriller, mystery, suspense Rating: ★★★★ Zoe Walker is having a normal stressful work day when she notices something strange on her commute home. While rifling through a local newspaper Zoe comes across a photo of herself along with a phone number and a link to a website called FindTheOne.com. When she … Continue reading I See You by Clare Mackintosh | Review
After the first book of the series, Sleeping GIants, left me wanting more, I picked up this book and was not disappointed! CAUTION: This review is for the second book in a series, you may be spoiled!