Library at Mount Char

Hope you all had a wonderful Christmas! On my day off from the world, I finished this beauty. This book messed with me in the most fantastic way! I don’t throw superlatives around lightly, but this book earned it. I’ve been attempting to write my review for this for literally 2 months now and between its…

Fellside

I didn’t enjoy Fellside as much as I enjoyed the Girl with all the Gifts, largely because my expectations got in the way.   A couple hundred pages in and I was painfully reminded of Orange is the New Black, which, I hate, hate, hate LOATHE ENTIRELY.  Before Alex came back into the fold, I…

This is Not a Test/Please Remain Calm

This Is Not a Test by Courtney Summers isn’t a zombie book so much as a zombie-framing device used to explore the difficulties of making yourself vulnerable in front of someone- of communication pitfalls and the numbing effects of trauma. There are people that believe trauma builds character. Case and point for Hold Still by Nina…