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Review “The Circle” by Dave Eggers

Title: The Circle Author: Dave Eggers Publication: Vintage Release Date: April 22nd 2014 Genre: Science Fiction Spoilers: NO Rating: (4/5) “When Mae Holland is hired to work for the Circle, the world’s most powerful internet company, she feels she’s been given the opportunity of a lifetime. The Circle, run out of a sprawling California campus,… Continue reading Review “The Circle” by Dave Eggers

Book Review, Post, Young Adult

Review “Vassa in the Night” by Sarah Porter

Title: Vassa in the Night Author: Sarah Porter Publication: Tor Teen Release Date: September 20th 2016 Genre: Fantasy Spoilers: NOPE Rating: (4/5) “In the enchanted kingdom of Brooklyn, the fashionable people put on cute shoes, go to parties in warehouses, drink on rooftops at sunset, and tell themselves they’ve arrived. A whole lot of Brooklyn… Continue reading Review “Vassa in the Night” by Sarah Porter

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Review “War of the Worlds” by H.G. Wells

Title: The War of the Worlds Author: H.G. Wells Publication: ? Release Date: 1897 Genre: Science Fiction Spoilers: NO! Rating: (3/5) “With H.G. Wells’ other novels, The War of the Worlds was one of the first and greatest works of science fiction ever to be written. Even long before man had learned to fly, H.G.… Continue reading Review “War of the Worlds” by H.G. Wells

Book Review, Post, Young Adult

Review “The Loneliness of Distant Beings” by Kate Ling (Ventura Saga #1)

Title: The Loneliness of Distant Beings (Ventura Saga #1) Author: Kate Ling Publication: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Release Date: May 19th 2016 Genre: Science Fiction Spoilers: NO Rating: (1/5) “Even though she knows it's impossible, Seren longs to have the sunshine on her skin. It's something she feels she needs to stay sane. But when you're… Continue reading Review “The Loneliness of Distant Beings” by Kate Ling (Ventura Saga #1)

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Review “The Ask and the Answer” by Patrick Ness (Chaos Walking #2)

Title: The Ask and the Answer (Chaos Walking #2) Author: Patrick Ness Publication: Walker Books Release Date: May 4th 2009 Genre: Science Fiction Spoilers: MAYBE IF YOU HAVEN’T READ THE FIRST NOVEL! Rating: (4/5) “We were in the square, in the square where I'd run, holding her, carrying her, telling her to stay alive, stay… Continue reading Review “The Ask and the Answer” by Patrick Ness (Chaos Walking #2)

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Review “Little Brother” #1 by Cory Doctorow

Title: Little Brother (Little Brother #1) Author: Cory Doctorow Publication: Tor Teen Release Date: April 4th 2008 Genre: Science Fiction Spoilers: No! Rating: (3/5) “Marcus aka “w1n5t0n,” is only seventeen years old, but he figures he already knows how the system works–and how to work the system. Smart, fast, and wise to the ways of… Continue reading Review “Little Brother” #1 by Cory Doctorow

Personal, Post

My Trip to Nice #5

So this is my last post about my trip to Nice, because I went home on Sunday. I was so sad to leave Nice! It’s such a beautiful place and the people there are all so great! I’m going to miss the place, the sunshine and the people so much. Saying goodbye on Friday was… Continue reading My Trip to Nice #5

Book Review, Post, Young Adult

Review “The Knife of Never Letting Go” by Patrick Ness (Chaos Walking #1)

Title: The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking #1) Author: Patrick Ness Publication: Walker Books Release Date: May 5th 2008 Genre: Science Fiction Spoilers: NOPE Rating: (4/5) “Prentisstown isn't like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else's thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. Just a month away from the birthday that will… Continue reading Review “The Knife of Never Letting Go” by Patrick Ness (Chaos Walking #1)

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My Trip to Nice #4

This was my third week in Nice and I only have one more week to go. This means that this is the second to last blog that I’ll write about my trip to Nice and I will blog mostly about books from then on. For now however, I’ll tell you about what I did and… Continue reading My Trip to Nice #4

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My Trip to Nice #3

Bonjour! Another week has passed, so it’s time for another update! By now I’m halfway through my time here and I’m seriously crying on the inside about it. I try not to think about leaving too much and telling you about my week will probably help with that 😉 This week was as much fun… Continue reading My Trip to Nice #3