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H.G. Wells - War of the Worlds

The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

H.G. Wells, War of the Worlds…

Wells wrote this in 1898, at the turn of the century. 914 more words

Fantasy Sci-Fi

WWW Wednesday 30 Jul 2014 (Find out what I am reading this week)

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Young Adult Literature

Our leader the Mockingjay

Here it is, a teaser trailer for the first Mockingjay movie.


It's the End of the World, Again

Let’s explore the pleasure and terror of the end of life as we know it.

Guest Post

"Shift" (Silo #2) - Hugh Howey

The minute I finished ‘Wool’ (Silo Saga #1) I snatched up ‘Shift.’  ‘Wool’ left a huge cliffhanger and I had to know what happened next.  That is when I realized ‘Shift’ is the story of how the Silo came about.   585 more words

Book Reviews

Books #78-81 - The Giver Quartet

After reading reviews of Matched which said that The Society was essentially lifted directly from Lois Lowry’s The Giver, I decided it was probably a good idea to read that Middle-School staple of dystopian fiction. 841 more words


Book Review: "Requiem" by Lauren Oliver

Requiem by Lauren Oliver

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

I put off reading this book for the longest time. It wasn’t anything personal against the series, I just felt like I couldn’t get into this book unless I reminded myself of the events of the first two books. 501 more words