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The Godfather: Book Review

The novel is about the Corleone family and the war between the Five Families that run the crime world in New York. Vito Corleone is shot and it leads to an all-out war in which Corleone’s two sons have to run the family business. Puzo does an amazing job creating characters that are polarizing and relatable. … Read More >The Godfather: Book Review

The Magicians: Book Review

The novel focuses on Quentin learning magic in college for four years and his journey to Fillory, a mythological place that has turned into a popular kids book. Quentin grew up sad and depressed because Fillory isn’t real and neither is magic. That changes on one eventful day when he mysteriously vanished from fifth avenue in Brooklyn to upstate New York and ends up taking an entrance exam for Brakesbill. … Read More >The Magicians: Book Review

The City of Brass: Book Review

Nahri, a woman who cons people using fortune telling, is pursued by a monster that she summoned accidentally. This monster summons the undead and attempts to kill Nahri. Dara, a djinn warrior comes to her rescue and takes her on a journey to the city where she came from. Nahri wants to find out what happened to her family and who she is and has to trust Dara, a mysterious djinn, to escape the monsters pursuing her. … Read More >The City of Brass: Book Review

Jaws: Book Summary

Jaws is about a great white shark that is killing beachgoers in the fictional town of Amity that its located in Long Island, New York. Families travel to Amity during the summer but the great white’s presence and the beach closing down may detract travelers so the mayor tries to keep the attacks quiet. Police chief Martin Brody has to find a way to stop the shark or Amity will cease to be. … Read More >Jaws: Book Summary

Fool Me Once: Book Review

It all starts when Maya Stern, a helicopter pilot, returns from a tour from Iraq that went wrong. She returns home to her husband Joe but soon after, he is killed while they were at the park at night. A few days after Joe’s death, Maya sees Joe on her Nanny cam and now we wonder if Joe is really dead or was his death faked? … Read More >Fool Me Once: Book Review

The Lightning Thief: Book Review

Percy Jackson does not fit in and has been moving from school to school because trouble follows him. Trouble ends up following him home and that leads to a journey to the West Coast and the Underground. Percy discovers why his life has been turned upside down and has encounters with Greek Gods and other mythological creatures along the way. It is up to Percy to solve the mystery surrounding the feud between the Gods or the whole world will suffer the consequences. … Read More >The Lightning Thief: Book Review