Fence, Volume One by C.S. Pacat, Johanna the Mad, & Joana Lafuente – A Review

Fence, Volume One by C.S. Pacat, Johanna the Mad, & Joana Lafuente Comic Book | Young Adult | LGBT Published by Boom! Box Released July 31, 2018 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: The only thing I knew about this comic book series going into it was that it involved fencing, and that was more than enough for… Continue reading Fence, Volume One by C.S. Pacat, Johanna the Mad, & Joana Lafuente – A Review

Beowulf – A Review

Beowulf Unknown author Epic Poetry | Classics | Fantasy First written around 975 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: I'm not sure what kept me from reading the epic poem Beowulf. It's sort, it's metal, it's based on Norse legends, there's a dragon - those are all elements that usually make me love a story. Whatever the reason… Continue reading Beowulf – A Review

If We Had Known by Elise Juska – A Review

If We Had Known by Elise Juska Contemporary Fiction Published by Grand Central Publishing Released April 17, 2018 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: If We Had Known by Elise Juska is a book surrounding a mass shooting in a mall in a small college town in Maine. We primarily follow Maggie, a writing professor at that college, who… Continue reading If We Had Known by Elise Juska – A Review

The Secret Token by Andrew Lawler – A Review

The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke by Andrew Lawler History | American History | Nonfiction Goodreads | Amazon Published by Doubleday Released June 5, 2018 Rating: My father has always read non-fiction history books and has a vast collection on a wide variety of topics. While I was… Continue reading The Secret Token by Andrew Lawler – A Review

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas – A Review

  The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Contemporary | Young Adult Published by Balzer + Bray Released February 28, 2017 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Angie Thomas's The Hate U Give deserves all the hype surrounding it. It's a well-written, thoughtful, and important book that deals with difficult topics, and I'm certain this book is going to be… Continue reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas – A Review

A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi – A Review

A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi Young Adult | Contemporary Goodreads | Amazon Published by HarperTeen Released October 16, 2018 Rating: A Very Large Expanse of Sea is Tahereh Mafi's first contemporary novel, and it's a good one. Mafi is known mostly for Shatter Me, which is a young adult fantasy series. In this… Continue reading A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi – A Review

The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson – A Review

The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive Book One) Written by Brandon Sanderson High Fantasy Goodreads | Amazon Published by Tor Books Released August 31, 2010 Rating: "I understood in a moment of stillness. Those candle flames were like the lives of men. So fragile. So deadly. Left alone, they lit and warmed. Let run… Continue reading The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson – A Review

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

On this road there are no godspoke men. They are gone and I am left and they have taken with them the world. Query: How does the never to be differ from what never was? The Book The Road by Cormac McCarthy Post-Apocalyptic | Adult Fiction Published by Knopf Released September 26, 2006 Goodreads | Amazon… Continue reading The Road by Cormac McCarthy

The Early Chinese Empires: Qin and Han by Mark Edward Lewis – A Review

The Book The Early Chinese Empires - Qin and Han (History of Imperial China Book 1) by Mark Edward Lewis Goodreads Published by Harvard University Press Released June 30, 2009 Buy: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | ThriftBooks | Books-a-Million Synopsis This book focuses on the history of the Qin and Han dynasties in early Chinese… Continue reading The Early Chinese Empires: Qin and Han by Mark Edward Lewis – A Review

A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir – A Review

"When the fear takes over, use the only thing more powerful, more indestructible, to fight it: your spirit. Your heart." The Book A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir Published by Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Released August 30, 2016 Goodreads Author: Website | Twitter | Instagram | Tumblr | Goodreads | Facebook | Pinterest Read My Review of An Ember in the Ashes Synopsis A Torch Against the… Continue reading A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir – A Review