Books

Embrace Your Monster & Your Life

my favorite thing is monsters

My Favorite Thing is Monsters

By: Emil Ferris

Grade: A-

My Favorite Thing is Monsters tells the story of Karen Reyes- a young outcasted girl who draws herself, believes herself, a monster and seeks to find out who killed her upstairs neighbor.

Karens story actually tells the story of several different people set around her somewhat chaotic life in 1960’s Chicago.

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Books

The Language of Thorns

The Language of Thorns

The Language of Thorns

Grade: A+

Author: Leigh Bardugo

Illustrated By: Sara Kipin

I was originally torn on whether to even pick this book up or not. It’s a book of six fairy tales set in the Grishaverse, three of which have been published previously. But in the end I’m thrilled that I did and it’s so beautifully illustrated if you’re at all interested in it I’d definitely suggest picking up the hardback version.

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