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Book Review/Rave – City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

22 Jul

LOVE!!!

This book is easily one of my favorites. Read on!

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Book Review/Rave – Heist Society by Ally Carter

15 Nov

5/5 Stars

What do I say besides LOVED IT?!?

People who know me, know that I rarely find any books I like. Let alone love.

This book was wonderful to me. I had gotten it from the library, and when I finished it, I went online to purchase it right away. And then I insisted that I must keep the library version until the bought one shows up.

So, click read more and you’ll see a book summary and more of my thoughts… which are love. But you knew that….

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Rave: Les Miserable

10 Nov

Secret-sharing time: I’m a nerd. Even better, I’m a musical theatre nerd, and a book nerd, and a French nerd.

So, obviously, I’ve read Les Miz. and watched it. And bought the entire album off iTunes.

But I can usually downplay it because it’s not something you mention in random conversation. Like ‘hey, omg, did you read that book that came out centuries ago?’ Not really breaking news.

But now there’s a live musical showing in movie theaters (they recorded it in London) next week and I’m super excited.

Great musical, plain and simple.

And it’s a great book, too. But a lot of people are intimidated by it (over 1,000 pages, paperback abridged addition and it was written forever ago), for no apparent reason. Because this is, for reals, the best-written and easiest-to-understand classic book I’ve ever read. The sheer size is the only thing that can throw you off, and it’s a little bit addictive, which gets you over that.

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