The Traitor's Game Book 1: The Traitor's Game by Jennifer A. Nielsen My rating: 4 of 5 stars Watch the Book Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nb_TsPiyPNE MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: I listened to this audiobook via Bolinda Library, and it took me just under a week to complete it. It was surprisingly gripping, and the world … Continue reading Review: The Traitor’s Game
Scythe by Neal Shusterman My rating: 5 of 5 stars MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: I thought I was going to hate this book. I judged it by its unromantic premise and "dull" outline. But this prejudgement was developed by past-me a while ago. Since then, I've grown into more mature books and branching out … Continue reading Review: Scythe
Royally Screwed by Emma Chase My rating: 3 of 5 stars If you are related to me in any way, I'd appreciate if you didn't read this post. Unless you wanna read about me having the obscene hots for fictional characters. Thanks. MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: At first, I was horrified-- I thought this … Continue reading Review: Royally Screwed
I haven’t read the full thing, but my current read is Scythe and I’m ADORING it!
In a world where natural death has been eradicated and immortality is a standard expectation from life, Citra and Rowan are chosen as apprentice scythes – scythes being professional killers chosen to keep the population at bay. Thrown into a morbid world forever testing their morals, we learn about this new world order as we watch the two train for the hardest job of their lives.
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The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart by Holly Ringland My rating: 4 of 5 stars MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: This is definitely on my list for book of the year! It was easily a favourite, for more reasons than I can express! I loved that it was Australian, romantic, and tragic. It is such … Continue reading Review: The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart
Smiling Mind: Mindfulness for Everyone Everyday by Jane Martino My rating: 2 of 5 stars MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: I listened to this in one sitting, during quite a rage-burst. It helped. Not extremely, but it's great for beginners. IMPACT: I liked the anecdotes inside this story. I would easily reread this when I'm … Continue reading Mini-Review: Smiling Mind: Mindfulness for Everyone Everyday
Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert My rating: 3 of 5 stars MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: This book was better than I expected. Yes, it was still pretentious. But it also taught me a lot. CHARACTERS/DYNAMICS: The whole book focuses on Liz, who, let's … Continue reading Review: Eat, Pray, Love
Those Other Women (aka Them and Us) by Nicola Moriarty My rating: 3 of 5 stars MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: I had a ball reading this book. It wasn't too Occa, yet still reflected the True Blue of bitchy Aussie Mums (and non-Mums). I listened to this book in one day on my commute to … Continue reading Review: Those Other Women
The Dressmaker by Rosalie Ham My rating: 2 of 5 stars MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: I listened to this book during my commute yesterday, and I was very ill. This book was dull and petty, and strangely (unexpectedly) perverted. I don't know what I was expecting. If you love The Devil Wears Prada, you're … Continue reading Review: The Dressmaker
Unearthed by Amie Kaufman My rating: 3 of 5 stars MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: It really isn't that different from any of their other sci-fi-romances. Except for the setting. HOW MANY TIMES WILL THEY RECYCLE THE SAME CRAPPY ROMANCE???? Also Steve West sounds like a robot throughout this entire audiobook. It was just as … Continue reading Review: Unearthed