Book Review, Reviews

Book Review: Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Published by: Knopf Books on October 18, 2016 Genre: YA Science-Fiction Format: Hardcover Series: The Illuminae Files Others in Series: Illuminae (#1), Obsidio (#3, March 2018) Hanna is the station captain’s pampered daughter; Nik the reluctant member of a notorious crime family. But while the pair are struggling with the… Continue reading Book Review: Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

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Book Review: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Published by: Knopf Books Date: October 20, 2015 Genre: YA Science-Fiction Format: ARC (a very old one, I know) Others in Series: Gemina, Obsidio (March 2018) This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded.… Continue reading Book Review: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

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Book Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee Published by Katherine Tegen Books Date: June 27, 2017 Genre: Historical Fiction Format: Hardcover Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and the constant disapproval of his father… Continue reading Book Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

Top Ten Tuesday, Weekly Features

Top Ten Series I’ve Been Meaning to Start

Happy Tuesday, all. It is Monday night as I type this, and I have a 2000 word essay to write, and yet I am crafting this post because it is more fun and I am a master procrastinator. Anyways, TTT is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish and this week's theme is… Continue reading Top Ten Series I’ve Been Meaning to Start

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My Favourite Fathers and Father Figures in Literature

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme is a Father's Day freebie, so I chose to discuss my favourite literary fathers and father figures. 1. Arthur Weasley Good old Mr. Weasley. He's a great dad to all his kids, works his butt off to pay… Continue reading My Favourite Fathers and Father Figures in Literature

Discussion, Talk to Me

Talk to Me: What Keeps You Interested?

I think I'm in a bit of a book slump, at the moment. I've been reading American Gods for a while and it's just not working out. I love Neil Gaiman to bits, but this one just hasn't grabbed me yet and I'm a hundred pages in. The plot is interesting and mysterious, the fantasy… Continue reading Talk to Me: What Keeps You Interested?