Narrator: Rebecca Soler

Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Heartless by Marissa Meyer

As many of my consistent followers know, I am constantly on the hunt for a good Alice in Wonderland retelling.  I’ve tried numerous books with varying levels of success – books that are good stories but not really retellings, books that were fascinating but didn’t follow through, books that had an interesting take on Wonderland but weren’t really my cup of tea because of the writing style or the terrible, horrible plot and characters.  As Alice in Wonderland is a popular retelling, I’m far from having read them all and I know there are good ones out there.  I keep trying and trying […]

Posted December 17, 2018 in Reviews // 9 Comments //
Atlantia by Ally Condie

Atlantia by Ally Condie

Oy vei this book was such a chore. I read Crossed by Ally Condie recently, and didn’t like it, and when this popped up on my wishlist, I repeatedly reminded myself that I didn’t like her previous books.  I told myself over and over again that it was a bad idea. BUT.  It’s an Atlantis inspired dystopia! I have such a weak spot for Atlantis. Okay, so here’s what what cool about this book.  Because it wasn’t completely bad.  The concept of an underwater dystopian city is great, and it’s not one I’ve seen very often.  If the air was poisoned, if […]

Posted February 5, 2018 in Reviews // 0 Comments //