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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 […]

Book Review: The Problem with Forever by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Book Review: The Problem with Forever by Jennifer L. Armentrout

“Forever was something we all took for granted, but the problem with forever was that it really didn’t exist.” The Problem with Forever is Jennifer L. Armentrout’s latest YA romance. Set in Baltimore, the story follows a traumatized Mallory after she decides to quit home school, and spend her senior year in public school instead. Mallory […]

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. […]

Book Review: Half Lost (Half Bad Trilogy) by Sally Green

Book Review: Half Lost (Half Bad Trilogy) by Sally Green

After waiting for what seemed like forever, Sally Green’s conclusion to her popular Half Bad trilogy was released in stores. Of course I ran straight after work to pick up my copy, and was lucky enough to get one fresh off the Barnes & Noble shipment cart. With fevered hands I turned the pages once I got […]

Book Review: Hallowed Ground (Flight & Glory) by Rebecca Yarros

Book Review: Hallowed Ground (Flight & Glory) by Rebecca Yarros

Author Rebecca Yarros brings Josh Walker and December Howard back for the fourth entry in her Flight & Glory series. I read the first novel to learn about their backstory, but didn’t read the second and third books. Where we left off with these two lovebirds in Full Measures, was with the pair deciding to give their love a […]

Book Review: Full Measures (Flight & Glory) by Rebecca Yarros

Book Review: Full Measures (Flight & Glory) by Rebecca Yarros

“Just let me love you, December, because I can’t stop anyways. I’ve been at your mercy since I was eighteen.” Ember Howard has a difficult time when she learners her father was KIA in Afghanistan. Trying to help hold her family together, she learns to find herself again, and gets the chance at romance with […]