Review: We Can Be Mended

We Can Be Mended Veronica Roth Divergent #3.5 Synopsis "We Can Be Mended is a short-story epilogue that focuses on Four and takes place five years after Allegiant, the conclusion of the Divergent series." -Goodreads Review This was a very moving, short piece by Veronica Roth. I was eager to get my hands on it … Continue reading Review: We Can Be Mended

Top Ten Movies Based on YA books

In no particular order, here are my top ten movies, that are based on YA novels. These are movies I loved as movies, and not necessarily as an adaptation of the books. For example, I loved the movie Inkheart, but when comparing it to the book it falls short, as a movie itself it was … Continue reading Top Ten Movies Based on YA books

Top Ten Books To Read If Your Book Club Likes Dystopian societies

Since I picked up Among the Hidden in middle school, I have been fascinated by dystopian societies. This was back before I even knew what the word Dystopian meant. Since then I have read many books that I consider dystopian. Among these are juvenile, adult, young adult, and classic novels. My favorite of the ones … Continue reading Top Ten Books To Read If Your Book Club Likes Dystopian societies

Top Ten Books I Love but don’t bring up

This week's topic for Top Ten Tuesday is essentially the top ten books I love, but that I don't bring up often. It's not because I don't love them, it's just that other books come to mind quicker. A few of these may seem as if they are ones I have brought up before, and … Continue reading Top Ten Books I Love but don’t bring up

Top Ten All Time Favorite Books Published in the last 5 years!

This week I've decided to participate in the top ten meme that is for this week on the Broke and Bookish. This weeks theme is "Top Ten Books You Would Classify As ALL TIME FAVORITE BOOKS from the past 3 years (you can extend it to 5 if you need to)." So I am going … Continue reading Top Ten All Time Favorite Books Published in the last 5 years!

Top Ten Best & Worst Book to Movie Adaptations

Originally this Top Ten Friday post was supposed to be entirely my favorite book-to-movie adaptations, but then I discovered that I actually have not read/seen as many books/movies as I initially thought; Therefore this post lists my top 5 best book-to-movie adaptations, as well as my worst book-to-movie adaptations. As a side note, none of … Continue reading Top Ten Best & Worst Book to Movie Adaptations

2014 in Review

So I unfortunately did not blog as much as I said I would, and there are many books I read that I wanted to write about, but my laziness got the best of me. After seeing the post "The Ultimate Wrap-Up of 2014" by DreamlandBookBlog, I was inspired to wrap-up and break down what I … Continue reading 2014 in Review

Dystopia

I’ve begun to realize that the places I’ve read about in novels like The Hunger Games and Divergent are not that much of an exaggeration of today’s society. I honestly believe that we are headed in these destructive directions. The book The Hunger Games describes communities full of people just trying to get by. That … Continue reading Dystopia

Insurgent

Veronica Roth Insurgent was a magnificent sequel to the wonderful Divergent. Insurgent furthers the conflict that began in the previous novel and also evolves the romance between Tris and Four. This novel has many twists and turns and unexpected happenstances. My favorite aspect of the novel is the romance, as usual, Tobias and Four go … Continue reading Insurgent