A romance set in the future

Warning: This review will contain spoilers. Across the Universe by Beth Revis Star rating: ★★★ ☆☆ 3/5 stars Summary: Amy, a seventeen year old girl, signs up with her parents to be cryogenically frozen to populate a new planet, the trip is to take three hundred years. She wakes up fifty years early on theContinue reading “A romance set in the future”

A YA Bestseller

Warning: this review will contain spoilers. Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo Star rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars Summary: Kaz Brekker brings together a crew of six criminals in order to break into an impenetrable fortress and free a scientist by the name of Bo Yul-Bayer. Reasons for picking this book: Honestly? Aesthetics. I saw theContinue reading “A YA Bestseller”

Ten books read: time for an update

I’ve been pretty happy so far with this challenge, it feels good to get back into the swing of reading. I’ve read ten books so far which is a lot more than I had been doing lately. I feel like I’m actually accomplishing something and I’m pretty proud of myself. I have hit a bitContinue reading “Ten books read: time for an update”

A book based on a fairy tale

Warning: This review will contain spoilers Cinder by Marissa Meyer Star rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars Summary: Cinder is a cyborg living in New Beijing, she is a skilled mechanic who lives with her stepmother and two stepsisters. While working in the marketplace she’s surprised to meet the crown Prince Kaito who is looking for herContinue reading “A book based on a fairy tale”

The first book you see in a bookstore

Warning: This review will contain spoilers Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn Star rating: ★★★★ ☆ 4/5 stars Summary: On their fifth wedding anniversary Amy Dunne goes missing, her husband Nick is the prime suspect. Nick begins to believe his wife set him up after learning that he was cheating on her. Reason for picking thisContinue reading “The first book you see in a bookstore”

A book written by a celebrity

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling Star rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars Summary: A memoir framed in a series of essays, Mindy Kaling writes about a myriad of topics from how slow men put shoes on to her time working as a writer on The Office. Reasons behind picking thisContinue reading “A book written by a celebrity”

A graphic novel

Warning: This review will contain spoilers Once Upon a Time: Shadow of the Queen by Daniel T. Thompson Star rating: ★★ ☆☆ ☆ 2/5 Summary: In a graphic novel based on the ABC show, Queen Regina hatches a new plot to kill Snow White by employing werewolves. Reasons for picking this book: I received thisContinue reading “A graphic novel”