Book Review: The Demon’s Lexicon, Sarah Rees Brennan

The Demon’s Lexicon by Sarah Rees Brennan My rating: 5 of 5 stars Summary: Sixteen-year-old Nick and his brother, Alan, are always ready to run. Their father is dead, and their mother is crazy—she screams if Nick gets near her. She’s no help in protecting any of them from the deadly magicians who use demons to…

Manhwa Review: Flow, Heo Ni-Bi

Flow: Stream by Heo Ni-Bi My rating: 5 of 5 stars Summary: In this world, every child is born under a god. Every child can have their god grant them a wish. For the children that haven’t made wishes, the gods will disguise themselves as animals and follow the children around. Once in a while comes…

Book Review: Brave New World, Aldous Huxley

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley My rating: 5 of 5 stars Summary: Far in the future, the World Controllers have created the ideal society. Through clever use of genetic engineering, brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs, all its members are happy consumers. Bernard Marx seems alone harbouring an ill-defined longing to break free. A visit…

Book Review: Learning to Swear in America, Katie Kennedy

Learning to Swear in America by Katie Kennedy My rating: 5 of 5 stars Summary: Brimming with humor and one-of-a-kind characters, this end-of-the world novel will grab hold of Andrew Smith and Rainbow Rowell fans. An asteroid is hurtling toward Earth. A big, bad one. Yuri, a physicist prodigy from Russia, has been called to NASA…

Manhwa Review: Tower of God (Season 1), SIU

신의 탑 1 by SIU My rating: 5 of 5 stars !!Unmarked Spoilers!! I’ve been in a bit of a book coma ever since finishing Hate List, so I decided to continue reading some webtoons (manhwa) while recovering from the sheer amount of feelings that Hate List gave me. I started reading Tower of God…

Book Review: Hate List, Jennifer Brown

Hate List by Jennifer Brown My rating: 5 of 5 stars This. This is what I wanted when I read This is Where it Ends, but I didn’t get it then. I have so many feelings about this book, both good and bad, but my god, was it fantastic. This book didn’t discuss anything particularly…

Book Review: The Outsiders, S.E. Hinton

The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton My rating: 5 of 5 stars Oh my god, that was amazing. Darn you, English class, for making me read October Sky instead of this gem! Review to come later. Edited 9/20/2015 Hm, where do I even begin with this book? It was amazing, and made me feel all the…

Anime Review: Gakkougurashi!/School-Live! (Spoilers)

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars When I started watching this on a whim last week, I was expecting cute girls doing cute things + zombies, and little to no seriousness. I was expecting a fun show mixing two of my favorite genres- slice of life and zombies. Needless to say, I did not get…

Book Review: At the Edge of the Universe, Shaun David Hutchinson

At the Edge of the Universe by Shaun David Hutchinson My rating: 5 of 5 stars I received this e-ARC free from the publisher in exchange for participating in a study with Jellybooks. Whoa. That was incredible. What can I say about this other than that? I loved how casually diverse it was, how interesting…

Book Review: Timeline, Michael Crichton

Timeline by Michael Crichton My rating: 5 of 5 stars Holy crap, that was awesome! Review to come. Edited 10/12/2015 Where do I even begin with this? It was absolutely brilliant! Well, plot, I guess. This book is centered around three students going back in time to save their beloved professor. With going back, they…

Book Review: Unwind, Neal Shusterman

Unwind by Neal Shusterman My rating: 5 of 5 stars Those last nine chapters though… ;~; Rtc. Edited 12/9/2015 This book deals with a very controversial topic, and I really liked that. It felt very realistic to me, even though there were some elements that I had a hard time wrapping my head around (clappers?),…