Author: Barry Wolverton

Book Review: The Vanishing Island

Posted September 16, 2015 by Kara in book review, Kara / 1 Comment
Book Review: The Vanishing Island

I’ve been trying to read as much middle grade as I can this year. I sort of fell off the last few months as I was catching up on ARCs and stuff, but I got The Vanishing Island in the mail unsolicited from Harper, so I thought I would give it a chance. I loved the cover, the East meets West premise, and I am always looking for great books set aboard a ship. Unfortunately I found this book tremendously boring. Middle grade books are not supposed to be boring. When I read a middle grade fantasy, I am looking for more »