Ender’s Game

By: Orson Scott Card The Ender Quintet (The Ender Universe) 1977 Fiction Rating: 3/5 I’m not going to lie: I was pretty excited to read Ender’s Game. It was recently made into a movie (with a pretty killer cast), appealing… Continue Reading

Dracula

By: Bram Stoker 1897 Fiction Rating: 3.5/5 We have all heard of Dracula. The vampire who “vants to suck your blood.” The scary man who comes in the night dressed in all black with razor sharp fangs who can transform into… Continue Reading

Utopia

By: Thomas More 1516 Fiction Rating: 4/5 Here’s an interesting fact: Thomas More’s Utopia literally invented an entire genre of literature. All of those utopian/dystopian fiction novels that we’re so fond of (Brave New World, The Hunger Games, Uglies, the list goes… Continue Reading

Slaughterhouse-Five, or The Children’s Crusade: A Duty-Dance with Death

By: Kurt Vonnegut 1969 Fiction Rating: 4.5/5 Of course, Slaughterhouse-Five is a classic. Even if you haven’t read it, odds are you’ve heard of it. And it’s a classic for a reason. Vonnegut is a genius, and this book is… Continue Reading

The Celestine Prophecy: An Adventure

By: James Redfield The Celestine Prophecy Book 1 1993 Fiction Rating: 1/5 What did I just read? I’m not entirely sure. The Celestine Prophecy is very thinly veiled as fiction, but what it’s veiling, I’m not so sure. At first,… Continue Reading