Book Reviews

Review: Encounters

Plot: ★★ Characters: ★ Readability: ★★ I had really high expectations for Encounters – aliens or mass hysteria? Zimbabwe? Multiple points of view, from different kids with a connection?  Honestly, Encounters sounded like something I should have loved, but it just didn’t work for me at all. The writing style feels very young, more like… Read More Review: Encounters

Book Reviews

Review: Tower of Dawn

Plot: ★★★★★ Characters: ★★★★ Readability: ★★★★★ Tower of Dawn runs parallel to Empire of Storms, following Chaol and Nesryn’s journey to try and gain more allies for Aelin and the others.  On top of dealing with the politics and negotiations, trying to gain allies without revealing what they know about the Wyrdkeys because they don’t… Read More Review: Tower of Dawn

Monthly recap

September Wrap-Up

Reading I’ve read a bit of a mixture this month: 1 manga, more kids than usual, more contemporary than usual, but still some fantasy representation of course! My reviews for Encounters and Tower of Dawn are already scheduled, but suffice to say I loved Tower of Dawn and was bitterly disappointed by Encounters! Indexing was… Read More September Wrap-Up