Book reviews

I’m on a roll! This time, a YA Book Review: “The Kingdom” by Jess Rothenberg — MuggleNet.com Book Trolley

Look at me, reviewing books again all bloggy-like! I'm a tad late re-sharing this post, but since this is one of those hot-bloggy-YA titles, I figured I would share it on here. It's worth noting that I wrote this review for a different site so I held back some snark that I'd normally use on… Continue reading I’m on a roll! This time, a YA Book Review: “The Kingdom” by Jess Rothenberg — MuggleNet.com Book Trolley

Book reviews

Review: The Circle

The Circle by Dave Eggers. McSweeney's, 2013. So I read The Circle. The Circle is about an early-20-something named Mae who gets hired at the biggest, baddest tech company in Silicon Valley: the Circle. Imagine that Google and Facebook had a baby and basically owned all the information on the internet. That's the Circle. As you might imagine,… Continue reading Review: The Circle

Film adaptations

On Mockingjay Part 2

SPOILER FREE! I saw the big finale to the "Hunger Games" film franchise last night and pretty much left the theater feeling the way I expected to feel: emotionally drained. I'm no film critic, so I'm not going to "review" the film, but I want to talk about it and the series as a whole,… Continue reading On Mockingjay Part 2