Category: Audio

Audio Review: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

Posted May 17, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Audio, Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Audio Review: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

“The things that go unsaid are often the things that eat at you.” April’s book club selection was Celeste Ng’s Everything I Never Told You. This book centers around a mixed-race family in the ’70’s who suffer a great tragedy. This story is told from multiple perspectives and jumps around in time. While this kind of storytelling […]

Audio Review: Whiskey Sour (Jacqueline “Jack” Daniels Series) by J.A. Konrath

Posted May 11, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Audio, Books, Entertainment / 1 Comment
Audio Review: Whiskey Sour (Jacqueline “Jack” Daniels Series) by J.A. Konrath

“I was overworked, underpaid, and socially retarded. I discovered J. A. Konrath over Christmas break, and in devouring all of his thrillers I came across a mystery series. Whiskey Sour is the first book in Konrath’s Jacqueline “Jack” Daniels Mysteries. This book is a big departure from his techno-thrillers. Though Jack investigates heinous crimes, the novel is written with […]

Audio Review: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

Posted April 26, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Audio, Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Audio Review: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

“Language, even more than color, defines who you are to people.” Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah is a heartfelt, funny, and poignant look at what life was like growing under apartheid. The comedian and host of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show narrates his memoir with loads of energy and humor. The […]

Audio Review: Room by Emma Donoghue

Posted April 20, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Audio, Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Audio Review: Room by Emma Donoghue

“Everybody’s damaged by something.” I first saw the film adaptation of Emma Donoghue’s Room when I attended AMC Theaters “Best Picture Showcase.” If you’ve never heard of it, every year the theater has a marathon of all the films nominated for the Academy Award. It’s a really fun event, and this year was my fourth year attending. […]