Book Review (and Discussion): Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Book Review (and Discussion): Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

OKAY. It’s finally done. I read it, digested it, and have produced some thoughts about Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (AKA the “8th Story, Nineteen Years Later”). There have been so many mixed reviews about this book, I wasn’t exactly sure exactly where I’d fall. I’d say I ended up somewhere in the middle. I’ve divided this post into Spoiler-free and Spoiler-full, so read on for my spoiler-free thoughts on the story!

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Five Reasons to Embrace Your Inner Nerd and Read “Ready Player One”

Five Reasons to Embrace Your Inner Nerd and Read “Ready Player One”

Every so often I decide that I need to force my favorite novels upon my blog followers (the last time I did this with the The Bone Season). Today I’ve decided Ready Player One should take a turn. If you haven’t read this book, you don’t even understand what fun you’re missing out on, so read on to see my five reasons why you need to embrace your inner nerd and read this novel already.

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Book Review: The Fireman

Book Review: The Fireman

I have finished a monstrous audiobook. Twenty-two hours of Joe Hill’s The Fireman was a serious undertaking, but I knew I had to tackle it, because the synopsis just sounded too good for me to miss: “A chilling novel about a worldwide pandemic of spontaneous combustion that threatens to reduce civilization to ashes and a band of improbable heroes who battle to save it, led by one powerful and enigmatic man known as the Fireman.”

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Book Review: This Savage Song + OwlCrate Unboxing

Book Review: This Savage Song + OwlCrate Unboxing

My second ever OwlCrate came a couple of weeks ago, and once again, I was thrilled with the contents (and especially the book!). This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab had been getting so much dang hype since being released in early July that I could not contain my excitement when it showed up in my box. Since the book has an overarching “good vs evil” plot, the box carried the same theme. Half of the subscribers received a good box and half received an evil one. Which did I get? Well, read on my dear friend…
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