On his thirteenth birthday, foster child Alcatraz Smedry gets a bag of sand in the mail-his only inheritance from his father and mother. He soon learns that this is no ordinary bag of sand. It is quickly stolen by the cult of evil Librarians who are taking over the world by spreading misinformation and suppressing truth. Alcatraz must stop them, using the only weapon he has: an incredible talent for breaking things.
The god Apollo, cast down to earth and trapped in the form of a gawky teenage boy as punishment, must set off on the second of his harrowing trials. He and his companions seek the ancient oracles - restoring them is the only way for Apollo to reclaim his place on Mount Olympus - but this is easier said than done.
Top Five Wednesday is a weekly meme created by Lainey @GingerReadsLainey, and is now hosted by Sam @ThoughtsOnTomes.
Top Five Wednesday is a weekly meme created by GingerReadsLainey and hosted Sam from Thoughts On Tomes.
And I Darken by Kiersten White I marked this DNF around 41%. At first, it was unique and I found the plot and setting interesting. Once the characters became teenagers, I got annoyed and started hating them. The plot painfully slow, and I got bored, so I decided not to finish it. Red Rising by… Continue reading Books I Had a Hard Time Reading
Death Note is one of the most loved anime series of all time. This movie is already getting heavily criticized. No surprise there. When has a live action movie ever done an anime series justice? The screenwriters and director took the concept and a few events from the original source material, then made their own… Continue reading Death Note: A Netflix Movie Review
When Bree Prescott arrives in the sleepy, lakeside town of Pelion, Maine, she hopes against hope that this is the place where she will finally find the peace she so desperately seeks. On her first day there, her life collides with Archer Hale, an isolated man who holds a secret agony of his own. A man no one else sees.
"The Fugitive" meets "Blade Runner" with a Kevin Brooks kick in this heart-stopper about a boy who discovers he's not one hundred percent human.
Hello! I hope you're doing well. As you can probably tell, I'm still experiencing a reading slump. 😦 I did get some books from BookOutlet that excite me, so I can't wait for this stupid slump to be over.
DINNER WITH KING SOLOMON is the story of a man named Kevin who lost everything: his wife, his children, and his business. He is close to giving up on life, but then King Solomon, the wisest man who ever lived, pays him a visit.