Review: Unearthed

4 out of 5 stars Unearthed, by Amie  Kaufman and Meagan Spooner (Unearthed #1) Teens in space! I saw this book described as such, "... with Indiana Jones and Lara Croft." An appealing claim, but one that overestimates our heroes, Jules Addison and Mia Radcliffe. An homage, certainly, but our intergalactic adolescents are likable … Continue reading Review: Unearthed

Review: Sherwood

3.5 out of 5 starsA 3-star book with a 5-star twist. Sherwood, by Meagan SpoonerI love the Robin Hood legend. From the perfect Disney cartoon, to the shaky-but-still-has-Taron-Edgerton version, I watch and read them all. So while I'm exhausted by twisted fairy tales - and I really didn't like Spooner's Beauty and the Beast update … Continue reading Review: Sherwood

Review: Hunted

2 out of 5 stars Meh. This book was fine. But with blisteringly creative, updated, and badass reboots like The Lunar Chronicles out there, Hunted feels tired. Hunted, by Meagan Spooner Re-imaginings must be both easier and harder to write. The bones of the story are there, just elaborate, ! On the other hand, What … Continue reading Review: Hunted