A Slow Horror: Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry Review

First thought upon opening the book: Welp that’s a cold opening. I think it should be said I know nothing about the book only that it is a ‘companion’ to the Giver. And though I was hoping for a direct continuation from The Giver, I’m kind of glad it wasn’t as there are plenty of … Continue reading A Slow Horror: Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry Review

Why Do I Keep Doing This To Myself?: Rebel by Marie Lu Review

Eden Wing has been living in his brother’s shadow for years. Even though he’s a top student at his academy in Ross City, Antarctica, and a brilliant inventor, most people know him only as Daniel Wing’s little brother. A decade ago, Daniel was known as Day, the boy from the streets who led a revolution … Continue reading Why Do I Keep Doing This To Myself?: Rebel by Marie Lu Review

A Quiet Horror: The Giver by Lois Lowry Review

God, I hate books like this. Not to say I hated this book, quite the contrary. I like books I either hate or can be passionate about, (I like lots of exclamation marks in my reviews clearly). However, The Giver doesn’t give that opportunity. It’s like spending time with a quiet friend, you just become … Continue reading A Quiet Horror: The Giver by Lois Lowry Review

Learning To Trust A Series Again: Prodigy by Marie Lu Review

Injured and on the run, it has been seven days since June and Day barely escaped Los Angeles and the Republic with their lives. Day is believed dead having lost his own brother to an execution squad who thought they were assassinating him. June is now the Republic's most wanted traitor. Desperate for help, they … Continue reading Learning To Trust A Series Again: Prodigy by Marie Lu Review