I'm not usually someone who often speaks negatively of books (good luck? good taste? good recommendations from friends and fellow bloggers? who knows!) but sometimes being less than positive is unavoidable. Today I'll be talking about some not so great books (in my opinion!) in the Nope Book Tag. Thanks so much to Marie @ … Continue reading The Nope Book Tag
Children of the Mind is the fourth and final novel in Orson Scott Card's Ender Quartet. This series begins with the well-known Ender's Game, which tells the story of a young boy recruited and trained to be part of the International Fleet seeking to destroy the alien "buggers" that are a threat to Earth. The series was originally … Continue reading CHILDREN OF THE MIND by Orson Scott Card | Review
Author: Orson Scott Card Number of Pages: 592 Publisher: Tor Books Release Date: 1991 "The war for survival of the planet Lusitania will be fought in the hearts of a child named Gloriously Bright. On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intelligent species could find … Continue reading Book Review: XENOCIDE
Author: Orson Scott Card Number of Pages: 662 Publisher: Simon Pulse Release Date: September 1, 2010 "Rigg is well trained at keeping secrets. Only his father knows the truth about Rigg's strange talent for seeing the paths of people's pasts. But when his father dies, Rigg is stunned to learn just how many secrets Father had kept from him--secrets … Continue reading Book Review: PATHFINDER
The time has come for the Dusting off the Shelf Read-A-Thon to end! This lovely event was hosted by the wonderful blog Books & Cleverness, you should definitely go check her blog out! This was my first time ever participating in a read-a-thon, so I wasn't really sure what to expect. It's been a great … Continue reading dusting off the shelf read-a-thon wrap-up.