Because the Odds Were in Her Favor

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins My rating: 5 of 5 stars Destroying things is much easier than making them. Just like Twilight, The Hunger Games was one of the books that introduced me to the addictive world of YA literature. I loved it so much that I wrote about it in my undergraduate thesis. Looking [...]

Please Give Me More of Hermione (and Crookshanks)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling My rating: 5 of 5 stars Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light. — Dumbledore I'm now inevitably on the verge of a book hangover. I need to get my hands on the [...]

Spare but Not Necessarily Dispensable

The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano My rating: 4 of 5 stars I'm all copper and hinges, and you're that indestructible glass. When we fall apart we know how to put ourselves back together. No one else will do it. —Gerdie After reading this book for the second time, I'm finally motivated enough to review [...]