The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

So the other day I finally saw The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. I have been wanting to see this movie for the longest time, but I just haven't had the chance to until recently. I have read the book four or five times over the course of the last few years, so I would say …

Book Review: THE MYSTERIOUS EDGE OF THE HEROIC WORLD

Author: E.L. Konigsburg Number of Pages: 256 Publisher: Ginee Seo Books Release Date: September 25, 2007 "Amedeo Kaplan seems just like any other new kid who has moved into the town of St. Malo, Florida, a navy town where new faces are the norm. But Amedeo has a secret, a dream: More than anything in the …

Book Review: CITY OF FALLEN ANGELS

Author: Cassandra Clare Number of Pages: 424 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Release Date: April 5, 2011 ***SPOILER ALERT!!!!!*** "The Mortal War is over, and sixteen-year-old Clary Fray is back home in New York, excited about all the possibilities before her. She's training to become a Shadowhunter and to use her unique power. Her mother is getting …

Book Review: LET IT SNOW

Author: John Green, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle Number of Pages: 352 Publisher: Speak Release Date: October 2, 2008 "Sparkling white snowdrifts, beautiful presents wrapped in ribbons, and multicolored lights glittering in the night through the falling snow. A Christmas Eve snowstorm transforms one small town into a romantic haven, the kind you see only …

Book Review: BEASTLY

 Author: Alex Flinn Number of Pages: 304 Publisher: HarperTeen Release Date: October 2, 2007 Beastly is the story of Kyle Kingsbury, a seemingly perfect teenager living the life of a handsome, spoiled rich kid. Everything changes one day when Kendra, a witch disguised as a new student, casts a spell on Kyle that will turn his …

Winter break is here at last!

FINALLY! Winter break is here, and I have a whole eleven days to lounge around, relax, and obviously to read. I'm planning to have a few Doctor Who marathons, maybe throw some Sherlock in there, go see the Hobbit, work a little bit on my novel- all good stuff. After enduring the dreaded Week Before Winter Break, or the WBWB (I totally just made …