Book Review: “The Reflections of Queen Snow White” by David Meredith

Let me start by thanking Mr. Meredith in gifting me this wonderful story for an honest review. Author: David Meredith Genre: Fantasy Summary: On the eve of her only daughter, Princess Raven's wedding, an aging Snow White finds it impossible to share in the joyous spirit of the occasion. The ceremony itself promises to be … Continue reading Book Review: “The Reflections of Queen Snow White” by David Meredith

Maus II: Review/Summary

Part 2 - Write an overall impression of what Vladek went through in Auschwitz and how it changed him. How has it affected Artie and Francoise? The time period in which Vladek and Anja went through in the war were the worst times in their lives. Vladek had tried to keep himself as healthy and … Continue reading Maus II: Review/Summary

Book Review: “Memoirs of a Geisha” by Arthur Golden

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden Historical Fiction novel Cost: $6.57 at Barnes & Noble Where to Buy: Barnes & Noble, Amazon, etc. WARNING: Spoilers ahead Characters: Sayuri (Chiyo) Satsu Pumpkin (Hatsumiyo) Mother Auntie Hatsumomo The Chairman Nobu Mameha Dr. Crab Setting: Yoroido Gion in Kyoto Amami Islands Plot … Continue reading Book Review: “Memoirs of a Geisha” by Arthur Golden

Book Review: “The Amber Spyglass” by Philip Pullman

Publisher: Scholastic/David Fickling Books His Dark Materials | Book Three: The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman Cost: $7.99 at Barnes and Noble Where to Buy: Barnes and Noble, Amazon, etc. WARNING: Contains many spoilers Characters: Lyra "Silvertongue" Belaqua (Main) Will Parry (Main) Baruch Balthamos Mrs. Coulter Lord Asriel Metatron Serafina Pekkala Mary Malone Chevalier Tialys … Continue reading Book Review: “The Amber Spyglass” by Philip Pullman

Book Review: The Golden Compass (A.K.A. Northern Lights)

His Dark Materials Trilogy Book 1: The Golden Compass (A.K.A. Northern Lights) by Philip Pullman WARNING: Many spoilers are in here. Read at your own risk. Background Knowledge In this world, it's natural for half of someone's soul to exist outside of their body in a form called dæmon (pronounced "demon"). They are best friends and companions … Continue reading Book Review: The Golden Compass (A.K.A. Northern Lights)