As much as I'd love to say that I love my stories to be completely realistic, there's something inside of me that tells me otherwise. I read countless stories and series, and I'm 100% sure that if I finish a series and it ends in a sour note (as in NOT a happily ever after), … Continue reading Do You Need a Happily Ever After in Books?
With the influx of book-to-movie adaptations out there, I've started thinking what actually makes adaptations good or not. For me, personally, I guess the most important part is how the plot is incorporated into the movie/tv show. If the book is nothing like the movie, then I'll most likely be disappointed. I don't expect the adaptation to … Continue reading Not All Adaptations Are Perfect
Title: Delirium Starring: Emma Roberts | Daren Kagasoff | Gregg Sulkin Summary: Set in a world where love is deemed illegal and can be eradicated with a special procedure. With 95 days to go until her scheduled treatment, Lena Holoway does the unthinkable, she falls in love. Marianne's Thoughts: For those of you who didn't know, best-selling … Continue reading My Thoughts on the Delirium Pilot
Because, honestly, who am I to tell you what to read? We all have different likes and dislikes, so why should our tastes in books be any different? I'm sometimes terrified when people say "I really wanted to read this, but thanks to your review I think I won't waste my time". It kills me. … Continue reading I’m Sometimes Afraid When You Take My Suggestions.
Follow my blog with Bloglovin You know when you're reading a really awesome book, and you think "okay, I have about 20 pages left, this means that everything's going to be okay", and then those 20 pages are actually acknowledgments and you're left in the middle of a situation and you're feeling like: I mean … Continue reading When the Cliffhanger Appears.
When I first started reading, I thought Audiobooks were these atrocious things. I thought it didn't really mean that you had actually read the book. I thought they were a waste of time. Then, I started following The Starry Eyed Review, and started reading some of Jen's audiobook reviews. I finally realised the error of my … Continue reading Why I love Audiobooks
Hello, lovely followers! I'm back, but won't be here for long. University life is killing me, man. You know finals week? Well I'm suffering through Finals MONTH. Most of my professors want to end class early, which means they want to cram as many exams and projects they can into the next 3 weeks. GAAAAAHHHHHHH. … Continue reading How Do You Review?