Paper Towns

I have completed my mission to read all of John Green’s books, and I have discovered that my second-favorite book by him after TFIOS is Paper Towns. This exceptional novel further proves that 36-year-old Green is better than most at getting deep into the complicated, sensitive minds of teenagers, and telling their stories. Paper Towns follows Quentin “Q” … More Paper Towns

The Kane Chronicles

A few weeks ago I experienced an exceptionally long flight delay at the Atlanta airport. Delays usually make me crazy, but this one was just swell because it gave me more time to enjoy yet another Rick Riordan series: The Kane Chronicles, the Egyptian mythology equivalent to Percy Jackson. About halfway through the second book, I overheard a 10-year-old boy … More The Kane Chronicles