Category: GB Challenges

The Staggering Truths in N. K. Jemisin’s The Broken Earth Series: “The Fifth Season” and “The Obelisk Gate”

Myra here. These two novels have been receiving a huge deal of hype over the past several months, and I knew I wanted to read them before the year ends. As we celebrate fantasy, the legendary, and the mythical, I felt that this is as good time as any to discover for myself what the fuss is ...

[Saturday Reads] Completing the 2016 Book Riot Read Harder Challenge

Myra here. Every Saturday we hope to share with you our thoughts on reading and books. We thought that it would be good practice to reflect on our reading lives and our thoughts about reading in general. While on occasion, we would feature a few books in keeping with this, there would be a few posts ...

[Saturday Reads] Book Riot Read Harder Challenge Update: Horror, 70s novels, Middle Eastern Fantasy, and Transgender Book

Myra here. Every Saturday we hope to share with you our thoughts on reading and books. We thought that it would be good practice to reflect on our reading lives and our thoughts about reading in general. While on occasion, we would feature a few books in keeping with this, there would be a few posts ...

The ‘Inevitable’ Rebellion of Albus in “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”

Myra here. As we feature artists and rebels in literature, I thought it is a good time to share my thoughts about the recent instalment in the Harry Potter series. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Based on an Original New Story by: J. K. Rowling, John Tiffany & Jack Thorne A New Play by: Jack Thorne Publisher: Little, ...