Goodreads Synopsis Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common. But as the loners start spending time together, they discover that they share a… Continue reading Reading Time: Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe
Original Title: The long walk Author: Richard Bachman (a.k.a Stephen King) Genre: Psychological horror/ Dystopia Goodreads synopsis On the first day of May, 100 teenage boys meet for a race known as "The Long Walk." If you break the rules, you get three warnings. If you exceed your limit, what happens is absolutely terrifying. Key… Continue reading Reading Time: The long walk
One of my favorite books: Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman Why? If you like medieval time stories this one is really interesting, we follow a 14-year-old girl through the pages of her diary. I read it when I was about that age and I was surprised at how many things were relatable (except for the marriage… Continue reading Book recommendation challenge: Day 30
Book someone recommended me: The Giver by Lois Lowry Why? My sister recommended this one to me and I really enjoyed it. I wished I read it when I was younger. I look forward to reading the next book in the series if it is like the first one I will finish it in a matter of hours.
Book I read last month: The running man by Stephen King Why? I read two or three books in December, is not much so it was not a tough decision. I do have a full review of the running man so if you want you can check it out. To summarize the book is dystopia with… Continue reading Book recommendation challenge: Day 28
A book that exceeded my expectations: Dr. Sleep by Stephen King Why? I honestly thought it wouldn't live up to The Shining, but I was wrong. Even though the essence of the books is different I still like both. It was a nice surprise, I think I like The Shining better but this was not a bad… Continue reading Book recommendation challenge: Day 27
Pulitzer prize winner : To kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee Why? I read this one a long time ago. In such a tender way, as a child's point of view talks about such important topics. I loved the writing style and I think is a book most people should read (even outside the US).