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Book Review: American Gods

Summer, like books, offers the opportunity to escape from the increasingly horrifying reality of what we witness in our daily news dose. Getting lost in a good book (or movie, depending on which part of this site you like to visit the most) is a small favor that we can grant ourselves during the summer [...]

By |June 7th, 2017|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Book Review: A Dog’s Purpose

If you think this book will make you cry, you are probably correct. What I didn’t expect though, is how sweet and funny it would be on top of the tears. Told through the perspective of the dog who is reborn after each death, A Dog’s Purpose spans across four lifetimes of the dog; Toby, [...]

By |February 12th, 2017|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Book Review- “Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children”

A life changing tragedy sets off a spiral of events in "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children". What begins as a journey for answers to a life mysteriously lived turns into something that our hero, Jacob Postman, could never expect. He is unflinching from the very beginning of the story about who his family is [...]

By |December 21st, 2016|Book Reviews, Reviews|1 Comment

Review: “A Monster Calls”

“A Monster Calls” was originally the brainchild of Siobhan Dowd, but after her untimely death, Patrick Ness was approached with the thought of turning her idea into a novel. And what a novel he wrote from her idea. "A Monster Calls" centers around Conor O'Malley, a young child of indeterminate age, but the reader is [...]

By |January 15th, 2016|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments