I’ll just start out by saying that I did not like this movie. Not. At. All. So, if you loved it, I’d suggest leaving. Personally, I felt it was stupid and didn’t make much sense. I don’t want to even consider it as a Disney movie because of how much I disliked it. I just didn’t find it interesting in the least.
I liked…and disliked this book. There was a lot of weird stuff, and teenage romance (I am so done with this) and noticeable annoying details. BUT- if you look past all of that, it was pretty good. Let’s discuss. (links to Goodreads, as always)
I was so, so excited when I found out that there would be more books in the Selection series. I enjoyed the trilogy a lot, and even got to meet Mrs. Cass and get two of her books signed! And then I read The Heir, and was so, so sad that I ended up disliking it.
Basically, I was pressured by the blogging community as a whole to start this series. Specifically Cait. She flails about it quite often. There’s others, too, but BASICALLY EVERYONE SAID “HERE READ THIS”. And bloglings, lemme tell you: YOU DID NOT DISAPPOINT. They were wonderful. I need to go find Blue Lily, Lily Blue. Immediately. I loved, loved, loved these books! It was definitely a satisfying and well-hooking start … Continue reading Duo Review: The Raven Boys and The Dream Thieves *CONTAINS MAJOR SPOILERS*
Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo Source: Library Blurb (from Goodreads): The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Now the nation’s fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. Deep in an ancient network of tunnels and caverns, a weakened Alina must submit to the dubious protection of the Apparat … Continue reading Review: Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo: what just happened?
Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein Source: the Library (yes, with a capital L. It’s just that important.) Blurb: Oct. 11th, 1943-A British spy plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its pilot and passenger are best friends. One of the girls has a chance at survival. The other has lost the game before it’s barely begun. When “Verity” is arrested by the Gestapo, she’s sure she … Continue reading Book Review: Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein *contains spoilers*
So, I’m starting to do Stacking the Shelves! Yay! Stacking the Shelves is a book meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. You share books you’ve added to your library, real or virtual. So… This week I got two books! Yay for Buy one Get one Free! Gamer Girl by Mari Mancusi I did a review on this book here. It’s quite good, despite the bad reviews … Continue reading Stacking the Shelves