Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs

The conclusion of Ransom Riggs’ trilogy of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.  Recently, I have reviewed the first two installments, the titular first novel, and its predecessor Hollow City.  With the release of the Miss Peregrine’s movie in September also came a collection of short stories, Tales of the Peculiar, and the announcement of a new trilogy in…

Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Recently, with the exponential rise of popularity, I have decided to be more open minded towards the YA fiction genre.  With some of the most popular series in the blogging community; ignoring such a massive, growing industry in literature would be naïve of me.  Over the last few months I have amassed and consumed more…

Hollow City by Ransom Riggs

The Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children movie, directed by Tim Burton drops at the end of September.  In anticipation I have been on a push to finish reading the complete trilogy of the Peculiars.  With the recent release of the short story collection, Tales of the Peculiar, my reading list is packed this month….

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

The Youth Adult fiction movement is a train I have yet to hop on.  Mostly a genre that does not appeal to me, it was the intriguing cover of a young girl with a tiara floating over the ground, that drew me into reading Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.  After hearing about Ransom Riggs…

A Magical Time to be a Bibliophile

From comic books to fantasy novels there has been a transition into higher quality entertainment.  Competing with the internet, netflix, and smartphone addictions, paper is in a battle for survival.  Literature has had to push its boundaries and entertain a unique generation of highly entertained consumers.  Paper has adapted, evolved and become a more powerful…