Category: 2015 Flights of Fantasy Reading Challenge

Book Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

Book Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

The Good…: I’ve wanted to read Andy Weir’s The Martian from the very first moment I saw it in stores after its initial release. Something about the cover showing a lonely figure navigating the martian terrain captivated me, and made me pick it up. Then I put it down. This was something I repeated as […]

Book Review: Every Last Breath (The Dark Elements) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Book Review: Every Last Breath (The Dark Elements) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

The Good…: Layla, Roth, and Zayne are back in the final installment to author Jennifer L. Armenrout’s The Dark Elements series. The novel picks up immediately where the last novel ended – with the threesome and their friend Stacey facing a very huge predicament. The action was fast-paced as the teens, along with the Wardens, […]

Book Review: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Book Review: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

The Good…: The Raven Boys has been on my TBR list practically since it came out. I kept putting off reading it, because I was trying to finish reading the book series I’d already begun. This notion was stupid, I guess, since nowadays all YA books seem to be part of a series. I finally […]

Book Review: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

Book Review: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

The Good…: J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit is a classic novel that is the prelude to The Lord of the Rings. In the novel we learn more about Frodo’s uncle Bilbo, and how he came to possess “The One Ring to Rule Them All.” Gandalf enlists Bilbo as a burglar to help a band of dwarves […]

Book Review: Stone Cold Touch (The Dark Elements) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Book Review: Stone Cold Touch (The Dark Elements) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

The Good…: I loved Stone Cold Touch! I really, really loved it! All of the things I didn’t care for in the first novel, White Hot Touch, were fixed, and the plot seemed more cohesive. In this novel, Layla is dealing with Roth’s sacrifice and how differently the Wardens treat her in light of her […]

Book Review: White Hot Kiss (The Dark Elements) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Book Review: White Hot Kiss (The Dark Elements) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

The Good…: Jennifer L. Armentrout’s White Hot Kiss is the first book in her The Dark Elements series. The story revolves around a girl named Layla who is half Warden (Gargoyle) and half demon. Abandoned as a child, Layla is adopted by the Wardens – a race of creatures who work to keep humans safe […]