2017 · 5 Stars · Adult · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Fiction · Science Fiction

Red Rising │ Pierce Brown

Synopsis: Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow Reds, he works all day, believing that he and his people are making the surface of Mars livable for future generations. Yet he spends his life willingly, knowing that his blood and sweat will… Continue reading Red Rising │ Pierce Brown

2017 · 5 Stars · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Science Fiction · Young Adult

Scythe │ Neal Shusterman

Synopsis: Thou shalt kill. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are the only ones who can end life—and they are commanded to do so, in order to keep the size of the population under control. Citra and… Continue reading Scythe │ Neal Shusterman

2017 · 5 Stars · Adult · Book Reviews · Romance

The Princess Bride │ William Goldman

Synopsis: What happens when the most beautiful girl in the world marries the handsomest prince of all time and he turns out to be…well…a lot less than the man of her dreams? As a boy, William Goldman claims, he loved to hear his father read the S. Morgenstern classic, The Princess Bride. But as a… Continue reading The Princess Bride │ William Goldman

2016 · 5 Stars · Book Reviews · Science Fiction · Young Adult

Gemina │ Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Synopsis: Moving to a space station at the edge of the galaxy was always going to be the death of Hanna’s social life. Nobody said it might actually get her killed. The saga that began with Illuminae continues on board the space station Heimdall, where two new characters will confront the next wave of BeiTech’s… Continue reading Gemina │ Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

2016 · 5 Stars · Book Reviews · Retelling · Young Adult

Heartless │ Marissa Meyer

Synopsis: Catherine may be one of the most desired girls in Wonderland, and a favorite of the unmarried King of Hearts, but her interests lie elsewhere. A talented baker, all she wants is to open a shop with her best friend. But according to her mother, such a goal is unthinkable for the young woman… Continue reading Heartless │ Marissa Meyer