Category: While-Reading Notes

While-Reading Notes: Animal Farm by George Orwell

While-Reading Notes: Animal Farm by George Orwell
Posted on January 10, 2017 in While-Reading Notes / 0 Comments

introduction See my review here! It’s a long one, and if you’re interested in the following notes, you probably don’t want to miss the full review. Also: ~ spoiler alert ~ Only proceed if you have already read the book, don’t intend to read it, or believe you’ll forget the spoilers by the time you read it. notes Let’s get started! page 27 The first descriptions of the animals are fraught with stereotypes; although such diverse character is welcome. The donkey has already amused me with his cynicism. page 28 Old Major’s speech seems to be […]

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While-Reading Notes: Attrition by S. G. Night

While-Reading Notes: Attrition by S. G. Night
Posted on December 9, 2013 in While-Reading Notes / 0 Comments

This is a post of notes I took while reading this eBook. It includes a few spoilers, so read at your own risk. See my review for Attrition by S.G. Night. After the first 10 pages: Wow, I just love the pronunciation key. EVERY book should have one. I want to give him 5 stars just for that without even starting the book yet. Also, his writing is amazing. QUITE descriptive, and I can tell from just the first few sentences that he is going to be great. And there is frequent use of the […]

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While-Listening Notes: Beauty Queens by Libba Bray

While-Listening Notes: Beauty Queens by Libba Bray
Posted on August 21, 2013 in While-Reading Notes / 0 Comments

This is a post of notes I took while listening to this audiobook. It does include some spoilers, so read at your own risk. Note: You probably won’t understand what’s going on anyway if you haven’t read the book, so it might just bore you. But if you have read it, enjoy! After Chapter 1: The Corporation is basically a socialist government. Most of the girls are really dumb, which isn’t surprising. [yes, I was totally stereotyping beauty queens] For example, how do you not realize there is a tray lodged in your forehead? Only 12 […]

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