Book Reviews

Review: They Called Us Enemy

I got this as a birthday present and at first I really had no clue what it was (I mean, it was obviously a book, but I wasn't familiar with it). Turns out this is the graphic novel memoir of George Takei, who is a famous actor known notably for starring in the original Star Trek. I have been a fan of the Star Trek universe for most of my life, though I haven't actually seen the original, but I was still excited to see his unique perspective and learn about this actor's life. Here's what I thought!...

Book Reviews

Code Name Verity

After getting this at my favorite second-hand bookstore, I had high expectations. The synopsis and quotes on the cover from places like the New York Times made it sound like such a good book. Let’s just say that as of this moment, I finished it ten minutes ago. I still am not sure how my expectations of this book effected my reading experience, but it was a rollercoaster...

Haul

April 2017 Book Haul

This is the first time I've ever done one of these (been a lot of those lately). It's also not something I will necessarily do every month, because there might be times where I don't get any books (there's these things called libraries!). However, my local library had a spring sale and I also went to a second hand bookstore, so I figured I might as well do a haul post. All of the synopsis' are copied from Amazon. The images were obtained on Google images...