Tag: Six of Crows

How to Nail an Adaptation: Shadow and Bone

If the unnamed HBO abomination taught me anything it’s that I am a character person at least with the stories I connect whole heartedly to so for me a great adaptation has to get the character right.

Not the look of the character either because everyone will see that differently but the spirit and oh my gosh Shadow and Bone did such a good job with that. It was beautiful.

The damned show even made me like Mal.

My Weird (Possibly Deadly) Dinner Party List

The Dinner List

The Dinner List

By: Rebecca Serle

Grade: C

I picked up The Dinner List from Book of the Month. The story is about a girl whose birthday dinner actually becomes a living answer to that whole make a list of the 5 People You’d Most Want to Dine with. Audrey Hepburn included.

Honestly, the book was okay. Pretty meh. It’s got a love story and says some nice things about life and loss by the end. But I was just hoping for so much more. It does however give me a perfect excuse to the The Dinner Party Tag! Which I naturally couldn’t keep just literary.

Waiting on Wednesday: Crooked Kingdom

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine all about upcoming book releases that you are highly anticipating.

I love anticipating books and movies and shows. Love it. There’s all the hopefulness before they break your heart. Crooked Kingdom (September 27th) is top of the book anticipation list for me this year. You know, unless a certain author who shall not be named drops a date on a certain winter and Westeros related tome. 🙂

Six of Crows

Six of Crows Author: Leigh Bardugo Genre: YA/Fantasy Grade: A! This book was on my list for the longest time and I was like, “I’ll get to it eventually. Probably.” And then for some reason […]