Review Types: Audiobook Verdicts

Red Rising #BookReview

Red Rising #BookReview

Review Let me start off by saying, “Why the hell didn’t I read this one sooner?” I loved this book. I hate that it’s compared so much to The Hunger Games. Just because a book has a “game” and is dystopian does not make it “trying to compete with The […]

Posted June 14, 2017 by Kayla in Reviews / 0 Comments
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The Name of the Wind #BookReview

The Name of the Wind #BookReview

General Review I thought that this would be an easy review. So many people loved this book and compared this series to one of my favourites; A Song of Ice and Fire. Let me get rid of that notion from now. This is not to be compared to that book […]

Posted May 23, 2017 by Kayla in Reviews / 0 Comments
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Mr. Mercedes #Audiobook #Review

Mr. Mercedes #Audiobook #Review

Review I started to listen to this one a while ago but listening to books take me much longer than reading a book because 1) My commute is 5 minutes, 2) It’s a waste of time to try to listen at home – I would probably fall asleep, 3) It’s […]

Posted May 11, 2017 by Kayla in Reviews / 0 Comments
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Paper Towns #BookReview

Paper Towns #BookReview

Review I decided to read this book because I really enjoyed “The Fault in our Stars”. And, of course, because so many people seemed to like it. The thing is, it is a completely different type of story from The Fault in our Stars. This story, is about this girl named Margo, […]

Posted September 5, 2016 by Kayla in Reviews / 0 Comments
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Audiobook Trial: Dune

Audiobook Trial: Dune

Title: Dune Series: Dune #1 Author: Frank Herbert Genre: Dune (Imaginary place) Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Release Date: 2006 Format: Audiobook Pages: 604 Set in the far future amidst a sprawling feudal interstellar empire where planetary dynasties are controlled by noble houses that owe an allegiance to the imperial House […]

Posted September 12, 2015 by Kayla in Reviews / 0 Comments
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Book Trial: Serena DNF

Book Trial: Serena DNF

Title: Serena Author: Ron Rash Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Ecco Release Date: September 29, 2009 Format: Audiobook Pages: 400 | 11 hrs and 25 mins The year is 1929, and newlyweds George and Serena Pemberton arrive in North Carolina to create a timber empire. Although George has already lived in […]

Posted June 19, 2015 by Kayla in Reviews / 3 Comments
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Audiobook Trial: The Martian

Audiobook Trial: The Martian

Title: The Martian Author: Andy Weir Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Podium Publishing Release Date: October 28, 2014 Format: Audiobook Pages: 387 pages, 10 Hours 53 Mins Source: Purchased Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the […]

Posted June 16, 2015 by Kayla in Reviews / 0 Comments
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Book Trial: Sand Omnibus Edition

Book Trial: Sand Omnibus Edition

Title: Sand Author: Hugh Howey Genre: Post Apocalyptic Publisher: Broad Reach Publishing Release Date: 3 November 2014 Format: Audiobook Pages: 325, 10 hrs and 15 mins Source: Purchased The old world is buried. A new one has been forged atop the shifting dunes. Here in this land of howling wind […]

Posted June 9, 2015 by Kayla in Reviews / 4 Comments
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