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The Martian

When a book is adapted into a movie, millions of dollars are made, book sales soar, and we all complain about the film version of the story. 899 more words

Enders Game

Writing Tips - Postmodernism

I’ve never really been a fan of postmodern techniques in writing because they have always seemed like randomness for the sake of randomness. However, the more I read, the more I come to enjoy postmodernism and the more I want to incorporate it into my own writing. 154 more words

Writing Tips

Book Review: The Book Thief

Background Information

Full Title:  The Book Thief

Publisher and Date:  Knopf, 2005

Author:  Markus Zusak 

Plot Summary

1939 is not a pleasant time in Germany.  Adolf Hitler is constructing his empire, and death has never been busier.   717 more words

Book Reviews

Leisel Meminger - The Book Thief

Leisel Meminger has had to wait too long to be written about as I’m lagging way behind with my post. You know her don’t you? From Markus Zusak’s… 496 more words


Prologue Through Part 5, Journal #1: Death as the Narrator

“A beginning. Where are my manners? I could introduce myself properly, but it’s not really necessary. You will know me well enough and soon enough, depending on a diverse range of variables.” This is the narrator’s opening remarks to the reader, and the narrator just happens to be Death. 768 more words


Sunday Sentence.

It’s been awhile since I read the book, but it is a fantastic novel.

“I like that every page in every book can have a gem on it.

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Sunday Sentence

Reading Challenge: September

It’s about that time once more and what a year it is turning out to be for literature! I am starting to scrape the barrel… 565 more words