Filming has finally gotten underway in Toronto for the hotly anticipated adaptation of the first book in Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series. Filming, which began on August 20th, is rumored to extend through November. Jamie Campbell Bower, Lily Collins, Jemima West, and Robert Sheehan who play Jace, Clary, Isabelle […]
Tag: Young Adult
Author: Kody Keplinger (blog, twitter) Genre: YA w/ mature themes Publication: September 7, 2010 Pages: 280 synopsis from Goodreads Rating: 4 Hearts Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the […]
What did you think of Reth in this book? He seemed uncharacteristically human to me. What are your feelings on Evie’s journey of self-discovery? What about Lend’s and Evie’s relationship? What did you think of Evie being so bothered about being manipulated into doing things? Jack. Jack. Jack. Did you […]
Living as a member in Victorian society Eleanor has certain expectations in the way she dresses and behaves which she finds very restrictive. How do you think you would enjoy the lifestyle that her mother is continuously forcing on her? Seances were a very common Victorian pastime at parties with the desire to make […]
Questions coming soon!
It’s August and hot so what better way to spend the last lazy days of summer than partaking in our monthly bookclub discussion. We have chosen four diverse books for this months selection that include Steam Punk, a popular series sequel, a series finale, and fantasy.