Category Archives: Book Reviews

Grasshopper Jungle. Lets talk about bugs, sex and the apocalypse!!

Glory be!!! I am thrilled and delighted to report that the gods of storytelling hath smiled upon me and nearly every single book I’ve picked up recently has been like bound gold. Gah!! I don’t even know what to DO … Continue reading

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Guardian.

A few months ago I read Proxy after it was recommended to me by my fellow fangirl and blogging buddy Nath over at One Woman’s Opinions. I was stunned. Blown away. Emotionally ravaged and pretty much all round thrilled by … Continue reading

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Ender’s Game (In which LJ rambles. Mostly about the book)

Confession time: Ender’s Game is a book that floated on the periphery of my literary awareness for ages but I’m ashamed to admit that I passed on it for a long, long time because the old cover was completely unappealing … Continue reading

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Unwind.

I really had to think about this one. A lot. And then somewhere in the midst of all that thinking I read six or seven or maybe twelve other books and then my poor sad little laptop threatened to give … Continue reading

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The False Prince.

Book blogging has been an interesting experience for me so far. I had no idea for example that my TBR list would suddenly increase by a factor of 1000, I also didn’t realize that I would now have less time … Continue reading

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Proxy.

You know how sometimes you have 1.7 million books on your TBR list but then someone comes along and recommends a book you’ve never heard of and you just drop everything and read it?? That happened to me with Proxy. It’s … Continue reading

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In which Allegiant and I have a heart to heart, attempt to heal those wounds and hug it out.

Dear Allegiant, You broke my heart, and not in a satisfying “I need my blankie and some ice cream” way…You sent me into an absolute tailspin searching for another story to heal the wounds you inflicted and restore my faith in … Continue reading

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Champion.

What a lovely end to a beautiful story. Can I just say how utterly relieved I was?? After the frustrating mess that was the middle of Allegiant ( a book that was only saved for me by the heartbreaking study … Continue reading

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Red Rising

This one is still haunting me. Quite honestly I’m still not sure how I feel about Red Rising but the story seems to have stuck itself to the inside of my skull a little like peanut butter  (I don’t always … Continue reading

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Prodigy. (I confess. I’m nuts)

Lets talk about how I’m crazy yeah?? Every so often…. I can be a little obsessive, just a tad, a teeny tiny tid-bit …occasionally it works in my favor. For example: when I took Physics, I could barely remember how to add and … Continue reading

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