Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read

A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Genre: Fantasy/Epic Fantasy Number of Pages: 837 Publication Date: August 4, 1997 Rating:  out of 5 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Honor, Pride, Fealty, Family, Betrayal, Choices, Love, Growth Winter is coming… An epic fantasy during an ancient time where messages are sent by ravens, where the ruling of a kingdom has many obstacles, and where there is a bigger…… Continue reading A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Book Review · Children · Re-read

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Genre: Children/Realistic Fiction Number of Pages: 313 Publication Date: February 14, 2012 Rating:  Themes: Acceptance, Differences, Peer Pressure, Bullying, Friendship August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that has caused much stress and frustration throughout his life. Due to many harrowing operations, he has been home-schooled by his mom. However, he is now about to start…… Continue reading Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 341 Publication Date: June 2, 1999 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Loyalty, Friendship, Bravery, Good vs. Evil Harry cannot wait to leave the dreadful Dursleys and go back to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he is anticipating his second year, a curious creature named Dobby warns to not return to Hogwarts because…… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 320 Publication Date: June 26, 1997 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Loyalty, Friendship, Good vs. Evil, Bravery Harry Potter had such a shock on his eleventh birthday when he learned that not only is he a wizard, but an extremely popular figure in the wizarding world. No one knows why, but of the…… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

Book Review · Re-read · Romance · Young Adult

A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks

Genre: Romance Number of Pages: 240 Publication Date: September 18, 2012 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Faith, Family, Love, Courage Sweet, good-natured, and faith-driven Jamie Sullivan is not the most popular girl in her high school. She is one to help orphans, pray for those in need, and assist others in any way that she can. Landon Carter, on the…… Continue reading A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks