Book Review, Post, Young Adult

Review Illuminae by Amy Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (The Illuminae Files #1)

Title: Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) Author: Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff Publication: Oneworld Publications Release Date: October 20th 2015 Genre: Science Fiction Spoilers: NO! Rating: (4/5) “This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded. The year is 2575, and two… Continue reading Review Illuminae by Amy Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (The Illuminae Files #1)

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Review “The Talented Mr. Ripley” by Patricia Highsmith (Ripley #1)

Title: The Talented Mr. Ripley (Ripley #1) Author: Patricia Highsmith Publication: Vintage Release Date: August 5th 1999 Genre: Thriller (Crime) Spoilers: NO SPOILERS! Rating: (4/5) “Since his debut in 1955, Tom Ripley has evolved into the ultimate bad boy sociopath, influencing countless novelists and filmmakers. In this first novel, we are introduced to suave, handsome… Continue reading Review “The Talented Mr. Ripley” by Patricia Highsmith (Ripley #1)

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My trip to Nice, France #1

Hello everyone, tomorrow morning I’ll be getting on a plane and I’ll travel to Nice, France! I’m not just going there as a vacation, but I’ll also be learning the French language. I’ll be traveling with Education First and in this post I’ll tell you all about my trip, why I’ve chosen to go on… Continue reading My trip to Nice, France #1

Book Review, literature, Post

Review Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood

Title: Hag-Seed: The Tempest Retold Author: Margaret Atwood Publication: Hogarth Release Date: October 6th 2016 Genre: Contemporary (Retelling) Spoilers: NOPE Rating: (3/5) “The Tempest is set on a remote island full of strange noises and creatures. Here, Prospero, the deposed Duke of Milan, plots to restore the fortunes of his daughter Miranda by using magic… Continue reading Review Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood

Book Review, Post, Young Adult

Review The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma

Title: The Walls Around Us Author: Nova Ren Suma Publication: Algonquin Young Readers Release Date: March 24th 2015 Genre: Thriller Spoilers: NO SPOILERS Rating: (3.5/5) “On the outside, there's Violet, an eighteen-year-old dancer days away from the life of her dreams when something threatens to expose the shocking truth of her achievement. On the inside,… Continue reading Review The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma

Book Review, Post, Young Adult

Review Three Dark Crowns #1 by Kendare Blake

Title: Three Dark Crowns (Three Dark Crowns #1) Author: Kendare Blake Publication: HarperTeen Release Date: September 20th 2016 Genre: Fantasy Spoilers: NO SPOILERS Rating: (3/5) “When kingdom come, there will be one. In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born—three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor… Continue reading Review Three Dark Crowns #1 by Kendare Blake