"Books and movies are like apples and oranges. They both are fruit, but taste completely different." - Stephen King The Broke and the Bookish Top Ten Tuesday for this week gave me a mixed 'feels'. November 10: Top Ten Book To Movie Adaptations I'm Looking Forward To or Ten Book To Movie Adaptations I Still Need To… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Book To Movie Adaptations I Still Need To Watch and I am Excited to Watch!
It will not leave you haunted. It is not pornographic. Yet it conveyed a powerful message. As I said in my recent post, I read Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson as part of the 2015 Reading Challenge that I joined. It is the BANNED book item on the list of 50 novels. Surprisingly, I don't think this book deserves that 'banned' tag. Genre:… Continue reading BOOK READS: A Review of Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
Because I want to be able to finish this reading challenge as early as possible, it took me two short nights to finish Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson. This short yet controversial book is reportedly banned due to its considered 'soft pornography' content. Intrigued, I read this novel with anticipation for something gross, pornographic and offensive words about sex and… Continue reading 2015 Reading Challenge Update: A BANNED BOOK (4/50)
It was just yesterday when I posted my 'almost' 2015 Reading Challenge. To show you I am taking this seriously, here is an update! First, I crossed-out three items already, a book with a love triangle, a book set in high school and a book by an author you've never read before. Why did I… Continue reading 2015 Reading Challenge Update (3/50)