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Books Read in August 2016

Disclaimer: This post contains spoilers to The Throne of Glass series, if you would like to avoid them please skip Heir of Fire.





Note: If you would like a detailed review of any of these books, please comment the title and I will get it posted as soon as possible.
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Life of Pi by: Yann Martel

A cargo ship sinks in the Pacific and all that remains is one lonely lifeboat. The lifeboat's crew is: a hyena, a zebra with a broken leg, an orangutan, a Bengal tiger by the name of Richard Parker, and Pi, an Indian boy. As the crew members begin to assert their places in the food chain, Pi has to focus on getting to the top and how to deal with a Bengal tiger that grows hungrier by the day. Will Pi survive an impossible journey?

At the mention of Life of Pi most people begin to gush about how amazing the movie was and how much they loved it. Followed by their shock at the fact that I haven't seen it yet. My reason? My general experience has been that reading the book is a more enjoyable experience than watching the movie. The book is usually richer in terms of content, context, and backstories. I didn't want to spoil the experience of reading the book by watching the movie. Life of Pi sat on my to-read list patiently waiting and I finally go to it when an extra credit opp…

Books Read in May 2016

Disclaimer: This post contains spoilers to The Throne of Glass, if you wish to avoid them please skip The Crown of Midnight. This post also contains spoilers to The False Prince and The Runaway King, if you wish to avoid them please skip The Shadow Throne.






Books Read in April 2016

Discliamer: This post contains spoilers to The False Prince if you would like to avoid these spoilers, don't read the summary for The Runaway King. It is the last summary.





Note: If you would like a detailed review of any of these books, please comment the title and I will get it posted as soon as possible.

New Look!

Hey guys! You've probably noticed the new look for A Colloquy on Books and I'm here to tell you why I have changed it so suddenly. I feel it is more reflective of the theme of the blog and want the theme of the blog to blend in seamlessly with the blog itself! I hope you like it!

Books Read in March 2016

Disclaimer: This post contains some minor spoilers to the books Red Rising and Die For Me, if you wish to avoid these spoilers please do not read the summaries for Golden Son and Until I Die.




Note: If you would like a detailed review of any of these books, please comment the title and I will get it posted as soon as possible.

Books read in February 2016

Note: If you would like a detailed review of any of these books, please comment the title and I will get it posted as soon as possible.