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Enclave by Ann Aguirre

Enclave by Ann Aguirre

There are pluses and minuses to listening to audiobooks.  In the case of Enclave I think I would enjoy this better in paperback than audio.  Emily Bauer’s narration is high-pitched and adds a childishness to the story that made me cringe a bit.  Like The City of Ember and The Giver, this is an interesting dystopia led by children.  The world is rich and fascinating, but the childish edge makes it easy to disregard.  So, unless you’re passing this forward to a middle grade reader, I’d strongly suggest the book over the audiobook. Even though the dystopia genre is a bit tired, I […]

Posted June 22, 2019 in Reviews // 2 Comments //
Feed by Mira Grant

Feed by Mira Grant

I am not okay with the way this book ended. Okay, so, I know it’s the first book in the trilogy, and maybe I went ahead and read a few reviews of the next two books, but that doesn’t change the way the ended wrenched my heart into teeny tiny pieces. I’m not over it yet.  I finished the book last week and I’m still outraged.  How dare you manipulate my heart like that, Mira Grant.  What’s interesting to me is that I didn’t realize quite how much I had been enjoying the characters until they were gone?  That, mes amis, is excellent, subtle […]

Posted August 23, 2018 in Reviews // 1 Comment //