Book reviews, Rants & Reflections

So I read a Harlequin romance…

Yes! I read a Harlequin romance! Why? Well, I was required to. But I'm actually very glad I was. Explanation: this summer I took a course in Adult Popular Literature and Reader's Advisory (the librarian term for how to recommend books to people). For the course, we were required to read about 9 novels from… Continue reading So I read a Harlequin romance…

Book reviews

Review: Illuminae

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff.  Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2015. Ok. So. Illuminae. Yeah. That happened. I finally read Illuminae. And I see why everyone is hyping it so much, because the hype is deserved, people. De-served. For those of you who don't know, Illuminae is a YA sci-fi (and romance) novel written in a series… Continue reading Review: Illuminae

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Review: This Shattered World

This Shattered World by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner. Disney-Hyperion: 2014. OMG a review! As many of you know, the only reading I've been doing lately is for the Remembrall Readathon (Harry Potter books) and reading for my grad classes. However, there are some reviews that have been sitting unwritten in my drafts for a… Continue reading Review: This Shattered World

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Review: These Broken Stars

These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner. Disney Hyperion, 2013. First of all, look at this cover. Just look at it. It's so shiny. I swear, every time I pick up or put down this book, I have to admire it. Wow. Ok, so I read this book because one of my favorite… Continue reading Review: These Broken Stars