Sometimes when other people love talking about a book they read, you want to read it too. That's why recommendations are so amazing! BUT, sometimes they fall pretty flat... this is a post looking at those books. Youtube told me to read it, and I didn't like it at all - let's go Paris Apartment… Continue reading Booktube FAILS | Reading Popular Books
Why Do Fantasy Books Have TWO Different Storylines?
I've been on a fantasy reading kick lately, and have thrown myself into tackling some very long and complex books. This means that I have also discovered a trend that I didn't notice until now... Something I have picked up over the past few years of reading, is that fantasy - particularly high fantasy or… Continue reading Why Do Fantasy Books Have TWO Different Storylines?
Reading My First Mistborn Book (Brandon Sanderson)
This is officially my first experience in the cosmere, and I was of two minds! So this is not my first Brandon Sanderson book, and I have watched all the fantasy writing classes that he ran and were posted to Youtube. So I know a bit about his writing, and what he brings to the… Continue reading Reading My First Mistborn Book (Brandon Sanderson)
Attempting To Read My First Mariana Zapata Book….
Mariana Zapata is someone I hear about online a lot. So I decided to read one of her books for myself... or at least, try to read one. So I picked up one of Mariana's books that is called When Gracie Met The Grump. It's a story about a superhero who crash lands and injures… Continue reading Attempting To Read My First Mariana Zapata Book….
The Martian | Book Vs Movie
Firstly, I want to say that I loved The Martian - the book and the movie. The way that Andy Weir writes a story is something special. Science Fiction can be challenging to get through (particularly when you don't know a whole ton about science), but he makes it easy to understand and fun to… Continue reading The Martian | Book Vs Movie