Monthly Archives: January 2015

Ursula K. Le Guin and the Earthsea Series

A while back I had a wonderful conversation with my sister about the feminism in the Earthsea series. The question that we based out discussion on was one I had honestly never considered: Is Ursula K. Le Guin sexist? When … Continue reading

Posted in My Experiences, World of Books | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book #45: The Way of Kings

Certain books I try to avoid. Books like The Wheel of Time series are on this list. I must admit that my distaste for this style of books was in part due to the enormous length of the series. Any … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Fantasy, Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Book #44: I Am the Messenger

I Am the Messenger is written by Marcus Zusak, the author of the New York Times Best Seller┬áThe Book Thief. Many people who have read his more well know novel will have high expectations for this newer book to be … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Fiction, Mystery, Young Adult | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment