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 Don’t Crucify Me

Warcross by Marie Lu My rating: 3 of 5 stars Everything is science fiction until someone makes it science fact. —Hideo I already had the chance to read Warcross last May, but the immense hype surrounding it rendered me hesitant. Eventually, what pushed me to read it was my lingering fondness for Legend, one of [...]

It’s Hard to be Frenemies

Archenemies by Marissa Meyer My rating: 4.75 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Having superpowers doesn't automatically make you some selfless hero. People are greedy and cruel, and...for some, having superpowers just makes them even more greedy and cruel. This series [...]

After Happily Ever After

Wires and Nerve, Volume 1 by Marissa Meyer My rating: 4 of 5 stars These monsters are after my friends, and I will do anything—absolutely anything—to keep them safe. —Iko After finishing Winter, I was so excited when Marissa Meyer said that she would be writing this graphic novel as a continuation to The Lunar [...]