I spent more time catching up on series and gaming than reading in the beginning of the month, and that kind of threw my reading plans completely out of the window. I still did relatively good though, and I finished 7 books for the month.
It's been about 3 years since I read the last book in the series, and I honestly have no idea why I waited so long to continue!
Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly My rating: 5 of 5 stars I really enjoyed this book. I was a bit leery at first because I tend to avoid YA - I just can't deal with all the misplaced and overblown angst - but I'm really glad I stuck with this one. It's definitely super angsty, and… Continue reading Review: Revolution
“Nolite te bastardes carborundorum. Don't let the bastards grind you down.”
I'm a big King fan, but I'm not blind to his faults. Hey, everyone has them, so who am I to judge right? I know he's a great writer and most of the time I absolutely adore his work, but honestly this isn't the first time I didn't love something he did.
3 1/2 Stars So apparently this book was based on an old school movie, and I must say I could really get that whole vibe. I'll be the first to admit that I'm no old school movie expert. The oldest movie I've seen is probably Casablanca or Gone with the Wind, and while I loved… Continue reading Book Review: The Asylum of Dr. Caligari
★★★ "Rebel Queen recounts the story of Sita, a beautiful young woman from a remote village in nineteenth century India, who is granted a rare opportunity to serve in Queen Lakshmi's elite all-female army, the Durga Dal. Leaving behind her widowed father and young sister, Sita travels to the Kingdom of Jhansi and begins a… Continue reading Book Review: The Rebel Queen by Michelle Moran