Books

Good book shares a message

April 22, 2017 Amber Appleby 0

I read “Thirteen Reasons Why,” by Jay Asher, for the first time about a year after the novel came out. I was in middle school at this time and could pretty strongly relate to the angst of the teenagers in the novel, so of course I loved it. […]

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Beginning of a great writer

April 14, 2017 Amber Appleby 0

I think my boyfriend, Bruce, tried to get me to read this book for months before I actually read it. I normally really like fantasy novels but for whatever reason, I was hesitant to read “The Way of Shadows” by Brent Weeks. […]

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This book will leave you asking what if …

March 17, 2017 Amber Appleby 0

You probably know Michael Crichton as the guy who wrote “Jurassic Park,” which spawned four movies with a fifth coming soon. However, long before he wrote about Dr. Hammond recreating dinosaurs, Crichton was writing about a much more plausible horror. […]