Author: Naomi Novik

Book Review: Uprooted

Posted January 10, 2016 by Kara in book review, Kara / 2 Comments
Book Review: Uprooted

I hate reading books that are adored in the bookish community. The pressure. OMG, the pressure. If you’re a blogger reading this, you know what I mean. If you’re just a reader and you don’t spend a ton of time on Twitter or Goodreads, you need to know that people raved about Uprooted all through 2015, and it’s still carrying on into the new year. That’s not why I put off reading it, but I don’t like reading things at the same time everyone else is. I pick up books when it feels right to me. I guess the time more »

Epic Recs: Uprooted

Posted October 3, 2015 by Pixie in book review, epic recs, Pixie / 2 Comments
Epic Recs: Uprooted

Uprooted was recommended to me as my September Epic Recs from Lyn (I know it’s October now. I’m slightly delayed on sharing my review… again. Lol). So check out my review below and then stay tuned for the next Epic Recs round!   Lyn absolutely hit the nail on the head by choosing Uprooted for me, I do believe. After basically being in a reading slump the past two months where it was beginning to become a real struggle to even pick up regular favorites for a re-read, I was wary to even give Epic Recs a go for September. more »

Book Review: Uprooted

Posted August 27, 2015 by Lyn Kaye in book review, Lyn / 10 Comments
Book Review: Uprooted

Once again, I picked up another novel when the tides of hype turned and actually sold the book, instead of chasing me away from it. I’ve been burned by so many books that had 5 to 4 star ratings filling the pages. Yes, I know it is okay to dislike a popular novel. But it still doesn’t mean I enjoy being the black sheep of the group. But when the right things are said, and when the people you use as your book thermometer tell you that the water is perfect, you’re going to want to dive in. Uprooted is more »