This book was poor. There’s no other way to describe it. It’s not often I’ll write a truly ‘bad’ review and I will still try to be as polite as possible, while in my head I’m raging with frustration. 666 more words
Tags » Chaos Walking
I’m still reeling! I must admit I wasn’t sure about this book when I first started it. It’s the first one I’ve read by Patrick Ness, and the slightly strange way of talking that the main character; Todd has made me think I might not like it. 175 more words
Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. Just a month away from the birthday that will make him a man, Todd and his dog, Manchee — whose thoughts Todd can hear too, whether he wants to or not — stumble upon an area of complete silence. 326 more words
(Alpha Girl is reading a magazine on the lounge; she flicks the pages back and forth cursorily, uninterested in the content.
“Bored?” I say.
“I am now that you’re here,” she says. 470 more words