Review: Wildcard

2.5 out of 5 stars I wanted to like you so much. Goodreads.com: Wildcard, by Marie Lu (Warcross #2) Wildcard veers well off the course set by its predecessor, Warcross. It leaves the flashy, immersive tech and hacking brilliance of a future lived mostly online, and delves deeply into the characters' pasts and motivations. Too … Continue reading Review: Wildcard

Review: A Study in Charlotte

3.5 out of 5 stars Quirky and clever, this enjoyable teen twist is Sherlock-lite. Goodreads.com: A Study in Charlotte, by Brittany Cavallaro (Charlotte Holmes #1) Charlotte Holmes is a lot like her great-something grandfather, Sherlock. Apparently, all the Holmeses are hyper-aware, "high-functioning sociopaths", as my fave Sherlock so pithily put it. (♥️Cumberbatch♥️) They sounds like … Continue reading Review: A Study in Charlotte

Review: Warcross

Review: 4 out of 5 stars Six hours, non-stop, start-to-finish. Thank heaven for this book on a transatlantic flight! Goodreads.com: Warcross, by Marie Lu (Warcross #1) The world lives and breaths Warcross, a virtual reality game-cum-lifespace, a la Ready Player One's OASIS. Once a year, a tournament of the biggest players in the game's competitive … Continue reading Review: Warcross