Reading Map: Ready Player One

Have you heard of reading maps before? If not, they are basically lists of recommendations all based around one central book. I decided to create a reading map for Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. I pulled out five 'themes' from the book and created a list of suggestions for each one. The five themes … Continue reading Reading Map: Ready Player One

Book List: Physics-Defying Houses

Everyone knows about haunted houses. They're places where ghosts dwell, where floorboards creak, and soft laughter emanates through the walls when nobody is home. This is not a list of books with haunted houses. I have recently discovered that I love this book trope of houses that defy physics and logic. This trope isn't really … Continue reading Book List: Physics-Defying Houses

REVIEW: Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

Synopsis Alice Alexis Queensmeadow 12 rates three things most important: Mother, who wouldn’t miss her; magic and color, which seem to elude her; and Father, who always loved her. Father disappeared from Ferenwood with only a ruler, almost three years ago. But she will have to travel through the mythical, dangerous land of Furthermore, where down can be up, paper is alive, and left … Continue reading REVIEW: Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi