Author: Ernest Cline

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Everything about Ready Player One is right for me. I’m a huge pop culture fan, so this book is one whole Easter Egg.  Add to that the world of the OASIS, which built to the greatest scope of of the imagination.  Imagine being able to build a character and step into that skin.  To create planets of your own.  To interact with people from all over the world and follow storylines of your favorite books and movies in an immersive world.  Add to the mix a group of incredible characters who are real and relatable, and you have a great story. […]

Posted April 25, 2018 in Reviews // 7 Comments //
Armada by Ernest Cline

Armada by Ernest Cline

Generally speaking, I found this book to be rushed and not as original as Cline’s first book. The plot has been done in film and literature before, and there was nothing to add to the story that made it any better than a pre-existing story. If anything, there was an excess of forehead-slapping cliches. I’m not sure what bothers me more – the fact that it was so rushed and cheesy, or the fact I believe it was written that way intentionally. That said, it still was entertaining in its own way and it’s great to see a different kind […]

Posted November 26, 2015 in Reviews // 1 Comment //