"Hope was a curious thing—both the remedy to misfortune and the cause of complacency." Set in an isolated Manhattan after a deadly plague ravaged the earth, the city changes its name to New America. The citizens are told no one survived outside the walls and the Bureau instilled an organized system of society to ensure [...]
It’s pirate treasure!!! August Beacon Book box!!!
Ahoy mateys!!! If ever there was a book box that made me shout 'Shiver Me Timbers' with every item revealed, it's the August box from Beacon Book Box. IT'S ALL PIRATES!!! The official theme is Buccaneers & Bandits, but really that translates to all pirates, nothing but pirates, so help me it's pirates! And you [...]
The Cruel Prince – Review
"I can see why humans succumb to the beautiful nightmare of the Court, why they willingly drown in it." Oh boy. It's been nearly a month since I've read this and I still can't decide whether I like this book. I don't hate it, but I definitely don't love it. Even though I really want [...]
Green – Review
"It seemed like the smoke of those riots spread all across the continent, all the way to Boston." Green is a unique coming of age story, told from 12 year old David Greenfield, growing up in Boston in the early 90's. The year Green focuses on for the entirety of the novel, is the year [...]