Tag Archive | fiction

The Unread Alphabet I and J: The Comfort Zone of Apocalyptic Dystopia

There are some genres and topics in fiction writing that somehow just make you relax and enjoy yourself, no matter whether the book is well written or the characters well rounded. For me, that’s dystopia. I’m definitely a concept girl, I love any work that seeks to explore the impact of one significant cultural or […]

Standout Books: The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly

In my last post about reading, I mentioned how I often feel drawn toward a book for a particular time or place in life, whether that’s because of a friend’s recommendation, the blurb on the back, or even the cover design. The Book of Lost Things was one of these books, and turned out to […]