The Sandcastle Empire–Kayla Olsen

I needed some young adult in my life after reading Lolita.  WHOOOOOAAAA what a horrible way to phrase that. And yet I left it so you could read it and be mortified with me and for me.  You’re welcome. Anyway: I love YA novels that have heart. And murder. Lots and lots of murder. AndContinue reading “The Sandcastle Empire–Kayla Olsen”

This Savage Song–Victoria Schwab

Uuuuuuurgh.  With joy.  This book was soooooo fucking good. This was one of my OwlCrate books, and honestly, I’m so glad I got that box every month for awhile because it’s given me some of my favourite books.  And this time it gave me a book series. Which was accidental. I didn’t realize (classic) thatContinue reading “This Savage Song–Victoria Schwab”

V for Vendetta–Alan Moore and David Lloyd

       V for Vendetta is my favourite movie, has been for years, I’ve adored V for what seems like a ten years. But I never got around to buying the graphic novel or reading it.     Finally, I found some money and forked it over. I’m really glad that I did because this was justContinue reading “V for Vendetta–Alan Moore and David Lloyd”

The Road–Cormac McCarthy

A story about a father and son in a post apocalyptic world where they are fighting for their lives and trying to find other living people in an otherwise deserted earth. Amazing right up until the end. Truly a  lovely book. The last book that I felt was lovely like this was Water for Elephants,Continue reading “The Road–Cormac McCarthy”