The fight for the future of Disney World’s Haunted House ride by two different ad-hoc groups of Imagineers provides Doctorow with a surreal setting to explore the society of the […]
The only thing “unlocked” in this book that combines basic cancer information with a bland re-telling of his ex-wife’s cancer journey is my curiosity about why she divorced him.
This book about a headstrong girl who challenges her society’s cruelty ends with a bizarre popularity contest in which she has to make the rebellion’s town-members like her.
Nowhere near the depth of character nor writing ability shown in Meyer’s Twilight series, and I mean that in the worst way.
The story of a white Seattleite who took it upon himself to record every piece of American Indian tradition (including over 40,000 photographs, 10,000 songs, language guides and ceremonies) that […]
In a European archipelago, in what might be the future or the past or an alternate dimension, a young woman discovers her hidden ancestry, what is has to do with […]
This book might make it onto my as-yet-unwritten list of favorite urban fantasy novels if I stop being aggravated at the YA novel trend toward creating settings of unquestioned wealth/teen […]
Cinder is a futuristic version of Cinderella, with a cyborg heroine, a down-to-earth prince, and an evil Lunar queen, but I never got really excited about it. I’m glad I stuck […]
I loved this book up until the authors hit the point of needing to fit every Peter Pan Disney-detail into the last half, but it still might be a fun […]
The Da Vinci Code meets the bluster and turmoil of high school relationships in this YA novel (and it’s better written than Dan Brown’s, too.)