Wrap Up…August 2018

Books I read in August 🌞   Title: Firelight (Amulet #7) Author: Kazu Kibuishi Publisher: Graphix Date Published: February 2016 Genre: Middle Grade, Fantasy, Graphic Novel Page Count: 199 My Review: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Click here for my review       Title: Everything's Eventual Author: Stephen King Publisher: Gallery Books Date Published: May 2007 (first published … Continue reading Wrap Up…August 2018

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The Hate U Give…Spoiler-Free Book Review

The following is my spoiler-free review of a compelling, crisp, and crucial début novel called The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas.  There's a video interview with Thomas on Youtube where she talks about why she wrote The Hate U Give, and how it's based on her own experiences as a young black woman. In the … Continue reading The Hate U Give…Spoiler-Free Book Review

Everything’s Eventual #stephenking #bookreview

Everything's Eventual, a collection of 14 short stories written by Stephen King, has a couple of tales I couldn't read before bed. Title: Everything's Eventual Author: Stephen King Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Gallery Books Date published: May 2007 (first published 2002) Page Count: 464 Paperback ISBN: 9781416549857   "Whether writing about encounters with the dead, … Continue reading Everything’s Eventual #stephenking #bookreview

Firelight #Amulet Book 7…Review

Firelight is book seven of the Amulet children's graphic novel fantasy series written by New York Times bestselling author, Kazu Kibuishi.   Title: Firelight (Amulet #7) Author: Kazu Kibuishi Genre: Children's/Middle Grade, Fantasy Graphic Novel series Publisher: Graphix (Scholastic) Date published: February 2016 Page Count: 199 Paperback ISBN: 9780545433167   "Emily, Trellis, and Vigo visit … Continue reading Firelight #Amulet Book 7…Review

My Top 5 Favourite Books I Read This Year

Here are my top 5 favourite books I've read so far in 2018...   Title: Wonder Author: R.J. Palacio Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers Published: Sept 2017 (first published 2012) Middle Grade, Contemporary, Realistic Fiction 352 pages       Title: The Astonishing Color of After Author: Emily X.R. Pan Publisher: Little … Continue reading My Top 5 Favourite Books I Read This Year

TBR…August 2018

Title: Everything's Eventual Author: Stephen King Publisher: Gallery Books Date Published: May 2007 (first published March 2002) Genre: Horror, Short Stories Page Count: 464 Synopsis: "A collection of fourteen dark tales, Everything’s Eventual includes one O. Henry Prize winner, two other award winners, four stories published by The New Yorker, and “Riding the Bullet,” King’s … Continue reading TBR…August 2018

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix…Book Review

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is the fifth book of the Harry Potter series written by J.K. Rowling. Fifteen year old Harry learns that no one is perfect (not even Dumbledore), and no one is 100% good or evil. This book hits on big themes like social injustice, power, corruption, and propaganda. … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix…Book Review