Book Review: How to Be a Heroine By Samantha Ellis

I read an excerpt from this book about the wonderful qualities of Lizzy Bennet, and I knew that I had to read this book. I am incredibly glad that I did. The Good:… Continue reading

Book Review: Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson by S. C. Gwynne

The Good: This book is thorough. For anything that deals with actual historical facts, I find that I prefer this take on it. Gwynne did an incredible job balance history and storytelling. It… Continue reading

FIREFIGHT by Brandon Sanderson Audio Preview

Image Credit: Brandon Sanderson’s site   Hey guys, So we’re sort of huge fans of Brandon Sanderson. Not going to lie.  We just wanted to take a second to let all of you… Continue reading

Book Gift Guide for the Holidays – 2014

  Book Gift Guide by Definitely Not for the Birds by rrbindl on Polyvore   For those with a great sense of humor: Yes, Please by Amy Poehler. This gem of a book is hilarious,… Continue reading

A Book Review: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Let me just say that there are few things that I like more in novels than eccentric billionaires. Why? Because they nearly always make things interesting. In Ready Player One, our eccentric billionaire, Halliday,… Continue reading

Legion: Skin Deep by Brandon Sanderson Audio Clip Exclusive

 Image credit: Brandon Sanderson’s site Hey guys,  we just wanted to take a second to let all of you know that Legion: Skin Deep by Brandon Sanderson is now available on Audible as an audiobook… Continue reading

A Book Review of To Rise Again at a Decent Hour by Joshua Ferris

I was actually ecstatic to read To Rise Again at a Decent Hour. Perhaps that exuberance was my first mistake, but as it was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, I feel that I… Continue reading

A Book Review of Words of Radiance (Stormlight Archive #2) by Brandon Sanderson

Non-Spoiler Review of Words of Radiance (Stormlight Archive #2) by Brandon Sanderson At last!  After our what-seems-like-forever long wait for the second book in Brandon Sanderson’s Stormlight Archive we can rejoice, spend hours reading… Continue reading

Long Winded Thoughts on I, Frankenstein

I saw a trailer for I, Frankenstein maybe a week or so ago. I was instantly struck by how stupid the movie looked and also by how different it looked from Shelly’s masterpiece… Continue reading

A Book Review | The Black Count by Tom Reiss

I am happy to get one of my books on my resolution list checked off already. This was the only non-fiction book among the bunch, and I am really glad I started out… Continue reading