The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emily Skrutskie Review

The following is a spoiler free review. Synopsis: Cas has been a trainer-in-training for Reckoners, genetically engineered sea creatures, her whole life. On Cas’ first mission, however, her Reckoner goes down and she is taken captive by pirates who have their own plans for Cas; they have a Reckoner pup of their own on board their… Continue reading The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emily Skrutskie Review

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller Review

Synopsis: The novel is a retelling on the world and brings the characters Homer created in the Illiad to life again. It is narrated by Patroclus about his time with Achilles. Background: The Illiad is one of my absolute favorite classics. I tend to find myself reading it every few years and Achilles was always my favorite character… Continue reading The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller Review