A Gathering of Shadows: A Book Review

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By Alberto Pupo

Sometimes we all need to run away and start fresh. This is a constant theme which runs through A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab. This story continues to the tales of Lila and Kell as they try to balance duty with personal freedom. Where will this journey lead them? Continue reading “A Gathering of Shadows: A Book Review”

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The Furies of Calderon: A Book Review

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By Alberto Pupo

The power of the furies is unleashed in The Furies of Calderon this First Book of a High Fantasy series by Jim Butcher. It sets the stage for what should be a very ambitious tale of magic, love, betrayal, and loyalty. What exactly are these furies? We shall delve into to find out. Continue reading “The Furies of Calderon: A Book Review”

Red Rising Trilogy: A Book Review

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By Alberto Pupo

Dystopian Novels, involving class warfare seem to be nothing more than a trend in the literary world. After the Hunger Games, a lot of authors have been attempting to hop on this particular trend. Pierce Brown’s Red Rising Trilogy at first blush seems to be nothing more than an adult take on the Hunger Games. Instead of cities and towns, the world Continue reading “Red Rising Trilogy: A Book Review”

A Game of Thrones: A Book Review

 

 

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By Alberto Pupo

What is there left to say about George R.R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones?  This is the book that has completely upended the modern Fantasy Genre. In 1996 nobody expected it would ever attain the status it has today.  What started out as a freshly dark,  twist on the genre is a pop cultural phenomenon thanks to the power of television and HBO series that has expanded its audience exponentially. Continue reading “A Game of Thrones: A Book Review”