Book Review: Shipped by Angie Hockman

My review style is definitely influenced by the way I felt about the book. I've used "the good, the bad, and the ugly" for books I didn't love. Today, I'm using "bad, better, and best." I enjoyed this book a lot, but I also have some criticism, so let's get into it! Details Name: ShippedAuthor:… Continue reading Book Review: Shipped by Angie Hockman

Book Quiz: What Character Role Would I Play in a book?

There's something enjoyable about Buzzfeed quizzes. In the past, they would constantly pop up on my Facebook feed and I would take the most random ones like "what kind of soup are you" if I was feeling bored or curious enough. Today I'm doing a quiz to see what character role I would play in… Continue reading Book Quiz: What Character Role Would I Play in a book?

Evvie Drake Starts Over — 5 Star Book Review

This book is everything. I wish I knew about it when we were discussing toxic relationships in literature. I would have definitely used Evvie and Dean as the perfect example of a healthy relationship. Book: Evvie Drake Starts Over | Genre: romance, contemporary, adult fiction | Page count: 289 | Published: June 25, 2019 Blurb… Continue reading Evvie Drake Starts Over — 5 Star Book Review

Book Review: Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Half of a Yellow Sun is an incredible book that will teach you a lesson about history and humanity. This book was long, but all of the days I spent reading it were worth it. Book: Half of a Yellow Sun (paperback) | Genre: historical fiction, African literature | Page count: 543 | Published: Sept… Continue reading Book Review: Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Book Review: A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes

Book: A Thousand Ships (paperback) | Genre: historical fiction, retellings, mythology | Page count: 348 | Published: May 14th 2020 Blurb This is the women’s war, just as much as it is the men’s. They have waited long enough for their turn . . . This was never the story of one woman, or two.… Continue reading Book Review: A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes

Where’d You Go, Bernadette — Book vs. The Movie

Book: Where'd You Go Bernadette Genre: contemporary, mystery, humor | Page Count: 330 Published: Aug 14, 2012 Blurb Bernadette Fox has vanished. When her daughter Bee claims a family trip to Antarctica as a reward for perfect grades, Bernadette, a fiercely intelligent shut-in, throws herself into preparations for the trip. But worn down by years… Continue reading Where’d You Go, Bernadette — Book vs. The Movie