The Sandcastle Empire | book review

Before---Eden's life was simple. Easy. She had wealthy parents, amazing best friends, and a comfortable lifestyle. After---Everyone Eden loves is dead. The Wolfpack controls the world now. Resources are scarce, and the formerly wealthy people, like Eden, are no longer living comfortably. Thanks to the Wolves, they live their lives as slaves, starving and fearful of being . . .

Anthem | book review

The Details Title: Anthem Author: Ayn Rand Series: n/a Format: Paperback Page Count: 105 Publisher: Signet Original Publication Date: 1938 Genre(s): Classics, Philosophy, Dystopian The Cover I own the mass market paperback version of Anthem and I enjoy the cover a lot. Sometimes, simplicity is best. The Synopsis Equality 7-2521 had been different since they were…

The Infinite Sea | book review

Title: The Infinite Sea Author: Rick Yancey Series: The 5th Wave Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Publication Date: September 2014 Genre(s): Fiction, Sci-Fi, Dystopia, Young adult Opening Line: There would be no harvest. I actually finished this book yesterday, but with moving back to school and getting resettled I didn't have enough time to blog. So yeah, didn't take…

Fahrenheit 451 | book review

Title: Fahrenheit 451 Author: Ray Bradbury Series: None Publisher: Ballantine Books Publication Date: 1953 Genre(s): Fiction, Sci-Fi, Dystopia Opening Line:  It was a pleasure to burn. My best friend gifted this to me for Christmas last month; she obviously knows me well. I chose Fahrenheit 451 as my first book of 2016 because I spent my first moments of this new year with…