If I had to say anything about The Maze Runner, it would be that there’s a difference between creating suspense and just being plain annoying. Sadly, I think The Maze Runner does the former. Basically, our story follows Thomas – who wakes up with no memories in a mysterious maze. There he finds a group… Read More "The Maze Runner"
“Each day means a new twenty-four hours. Each day means everything’s possible again. You live in the moment, you die in the moment, you take it all one day at a time.” ~Legend If I could describe Legend to someone who has never read it in one word, I’d describe it as your “typical dystopia.”… Read More "Legend"
You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world…but you do have some say in who hurts you. I like my choices. There have been raving reviews for author John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars being thrown out left and right, to the point where you’re the odd one out if… Read More The Fault in Our Stars
“Do you remember me telling you we are practicing non-verbal spells, Potter?” “Yes,” said Harry stiffly. “Yes, sir.” “There’s no need to call me “sir” Professor.” The Half-Blood Prince is, without a doubt, my favorite installment in the Harry Potter series. It marks a turning point when the series turns from being a whimsical childhood… Read More Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
It’s not hard to see why Ready Player One is such a beloved book. It has a bit of everything for everyone – mystery, puzzles, ’60s references, video games, a post-apocolyptic setting…the list goes on and on. It’s hard not to find yourself engrossed in what Ernest Cline has written. In 2044, the world is… Read More Ready Player One
It’s the choosing that’s important, isn’t it? If there is one book I wish everyone could read at least once in their lives, undoubtedly, without a second thought, it would be this one. Lois Lowry constructs a story that is so haunting and thought-provoking and unlike anything I have ever read before. While this may… Read More The Giver