Book Reviews

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein

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Author: Kiersten White

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

“I sought to puncture Heaven and instead discovered Hell.”

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley is one of my favourite books in the world. It was so beautifully crafted, so well-written, and posed such an extraordinary question that… threw me off (which I talk about more here). Many people might be quick to point out that it is indeed Victor who is the monster, as he was cruel enough to bring the creature into existence, but for a while I battled with that thought, because I felt immense empathy for Victor, seeing how he became so utterly depressed and miserable afterwards. But in the end, I did have to conclude that Victor was indeed the monster, that arrogance to think that you could imitate God’s creation, is one that can be unforgivable, if it leads to such catastrophic circumstances.

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Book Reviews, YA fantasy

Queen of Air and Darkness *spoilery* – Part 3

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Rating: 2/5 stars

I hoped for this to be the last part but it’s now confirmed that I definitely have too much to say for my own good and that shall not be entertained due to problems that consist of simply going on a tangent (but hey, what else are blogs for?).

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Book Reviews

Lifel1k3

Image result for lifelike bookTitle: Lifel1k3 (Lifelike #1)

Author: Jay Kristoff

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

*I’m so sorry this review is so late – I’ve read 3 books since I read this book and I’ve done 2 book reviews since then and I totally forgot I still needed to review Lifelike!*

This book has the hugest shocker ever and is therefore automatically one of my favourite books (but also because of a number of reasons that I will explain throughout this post). I had this heavy sensation of shock hit me hard in the chest, and I gasped, and my eyes widened as I reread what I had just read. And then I reread it again. I could not believe it… Continue reading “Lifel1k3”