P.J.’s latest honest book reviews

as posted on Goodreads

The Girl With All the Gifts
really liked it
The Girl With All the Gifts begins in the point of view of the main character, Melanie, a curious young girl leading a curious life behind bars with other children who are all treated like live ammunition by the soldiers who monitor them…
The Fever
liked it
I’m a sucker for high school mysteries and friendship drama, so I jumped right into this book about a mysterious illness striking teens at a particular school, one at a time, and the race to find out what’s causing it – which inevitably …
Snow Crash
it was amazing
Hiro Protagonist (that name!!! XD) lives a double life that’s half IRL and half virtual. His world is post-information-age America ruled by factions that function like fast-food franchises, with safe houses all along the superhighways th…
The Circle
did not like it
Oh. My. God. This one was NOT for me, and I love Dave Eggers and McSweeney’s! I liked this book’s concept of the shiny Internet company career practically falling into the main character’s lap, only to reveal layers of rot as she peels t…
The Stone Sky
it was amazing
I said to myself, “this journey has already been so intense and gripping and tumultuous, how can there possibly be even higher stakes and MORE in another installment?” All I can say is that The Stone Sky delivered in spades. The final i…