The Alienist: Book VS TV Series Review

“We are not obligated to provide everyone who comes to this country with a good life,” Morgan went on. “We are obligated to provide them with a chance to attain that life, through discipline and hard work. That chance is more than they have anywhere else. That is why they keep coming.”
― Caleb CarrThe Alienist

Continue reading

Advertisements

My Spring (and probably Summer) TBR

As of now, I’ve just wrapped up Ever and The Hate U Give (which BLEW. MY. MIND.) and I’m now starting on my next book. Every single book on my Spring TBR is physically sitting on my bookshelf staring me in the face every single day and I’ve decided I need to remedy that.

Continue reading

Wrinkle in Time Book to Movie Comparison and Review

“Meg, I give you your faults.”

“My faults!” Meg cried.

“Your faults.”

“But I’m always trying to get rid of my faults!”

“Yes,” Mrs. Whatsit said. “However, I think you’ll find they’ll come in very handy on Camazotz.”

A Wrinkle in Time

Continue reading

Books that surprised me (either pleasantly or otherwise)

Hey guys! Sorry I missed last week’s top ten. It was finals week for my A Block classes so I did nothing but study (and pick up my new flooring). I did go see Wrinkle in Time and it was great! I know I said I’d have that review this past weekend, but I was installing above stated flooring into the bedrooms of our house and completely lost track of time. I’m working on it now and it should be up either tonight or tomorrow morning.

I’ve branched out of my normal genre a lot lately and with that comes surprises. Good ones and bad ones but that’s part of reader growth, right? Let’s talk about them.

Continue reading