I Recently Finished Reading: Alcatraz Vs. The Evil Librarians (Books 4-5)

This is part 2 of my review on the Alcatraz books. Part 1 can be found here. The Shattered Lens I liked this book a lot more the second time around. The first time I read it, it was really confusing. Some of that was intentional (the Hamlet quote section comes immediately to mind), some … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Alcatraz Vs. The Evil Librarians (Books 4-5)

I Recently Finished Reading: Alcatraz Vs. The Evil Librarians (Books 1-3)

Since these books are so short compared to what I normally read, I've decided to combine my posts about them. Alcatraz Vs. the Evil Librarians I've read these books before, so I knew what to expect going in. These books are very different from the rest of Sanderson's works. The most obvious difference is the … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Alcatraz Vs. The Evil Librarians (Books 1-3)

I Recently Finished Reading: Calamity

One of the most enjoyable parts of Calamity is that every time something is revealed it's unexpected but still makes sense. I saw a lot of things coming in this book, but all the pieces didn't fall into place until right before they were explained. That's wonderfully unusual. There were some parts of the book … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Calamity

I Recently Finished Reading: Shadows of Self

Hmmm... I'm not completely sure how I feel about this book. It was an excellent read. It moved quickly, the characters are good, and the story is engaging. I liked the action and mystery. The resolution was appropriate. It had pretty much everything I'd expect from a good book. But I'm not sure I liked … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Shadows of Self