Author: Rick Yancey

Epic Recs Review: The Fifth Wave

Posted December 29, 2015 by Pixie in book review, Pixie / 1 Comment
Epic Recs Review: The Fifth Wave

Well, I meant to post this review a little earlier but not only did it slip my mind some to write it up, I was still processing the entire thing after only just finishing some hours before my review had been due. Haha. I’m glad I had a little more time to sit and let it soak in because it blew me away really. Why hadn’t I read this already? I can’t believe it myself. This book is right up my alley on what I’m into during the last couple of years… the whole post-apocalyptic/hold-your-breath suspense-type thing, the books that more »

FF: The Monstrumologist

FF: The Monstrumologist

This month we read The Monstrumologist and Jessie joined in with me and Lyn! Yeah! (Also, please remember that discussions sometimes lead to spoilers. While we try very hard to stay away from them, it still happens from time to time. If you haven’t read this book, be aware of potential spoilers during the discussion posts. You can’t say we didn’t warn you!)     Lyn: Okay I will start yah! What made you pick this book? Pixie: I wanted something that would get me in the Halloween spirit and I’ve heard good things about it. Jessie: I really liked more »

Book Review of The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

Posted June 28, 2013 by Kara in book review, Lyn / 20 Comments
Book Review of The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

I believe I was the last holdout for this book. A majority of the bloggers have picked this one up and declared their side – either it is the next big thing, or another hype creator. I’m stuck smack dab in the middle regarding The 5th Wave. The dystopia was great, bust some of the characters rubbed me the wrong way. This book is very dystopian-y – scavenging for food, loss of human life, trust issues, etc etc. I am a complete sucker for the hardships the human race would face if our society completely broke down. That certain element more »