Never Let Me Go
There's nothing easy about reading Never Let Me Go, because it has an honesty that will make you question so many things. Like the social alienation of specific groups of people, and the painful fact that love can be lost or missed, all because of timing. It's beautiful, haunting, and complex. Did I also mention it's science fiction? Yeah, go read this.
This is Not a Test by Courtney Summers
Goodreads Rating: 3.93/5 starsSloane has been abused her whole life and has reached rock bottom on the day the zombie apocalypse begins. She holes up in her school with a bunch of other teens, and her survival instinct kicks in while she struggles over whether she actually wants to survive at all. Summers has described this book as The Breakfast Club meets The Walking Dead which is pretty accurate (and also awesome).
The 20 Most Iconic Book Covers Ever
[Editor’s note: While your Flavorwire editors take a much-needed holiday break, we’ll spend the next two weekends revisiting some of our most popular features of the year. This post was originally published September 3, 2011.] We recently read an…
Semi-Charmed Winter 2012 Book Challenge
Photo via Ana Luisa Pinto on Flickr; Design by Megan C. Stroup Welcome to the Semi-Charmed Winter 2012 Book Challenge! I had so much fun hosting the summer challenge that I decided to do it again. It will be a little shorter this time (four months was just too long), and I will also only be hosting monthly check-ins instead of weekly. Thanks to everyone who submitted category ideas for this challenge! Rules: The challenge will run from November 1, 2012, to January 31, 2013. (I know this…