An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green is a book that I had incredibly high hopes for, and it is safe to say that I was not disappointed. This book is so complex, discussing topics such as fame and unity as the world is divided by the appearance of robots, but it is so much more than that. I enjoyed the realistic main character and the clever writing style. This has got to be the wildest book of 2018, and I must say, it is absolutely remarkable. Continue reading

Book vs. Movie: Paper Towns by John Green

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Don’t Judge a Book by its Movie is a feature on The Candid Cover spotlighting and reviewing book to movie adaptations.

Paper Towns is a book vs. movie post that I have struggled to write. The Paper Towns movie is one of those films that is a love hate relationship for me. I am a huge fan of John Green and his book Paper Towns, so it was disappointing to me that when comparing the movie to the books, it did not live up to all of my expectations. While the film is well done, it veered too far from the original for my liking. Continue reading

Review: Daughter of Deep Silence by Carrie Ryan

Review: Daughter of Deep Silence by Carrie RyanTitle: Daughter of Deep Silence
Author: Carrie Ryan
Publisher: Dutton
Genres: Mystery
Publication Date: June 2, 2015
Rating: five-stars

Summary (from Goodreads):

I’m the daughter of murdered parents.
I’m the friend of a dead girl.
I’m the lover of my enemy.
And I will have my revenge.

In the wake of the devastating destruction of the luxury yacht Persephone, just three souls remain to tell its story—and two of them are lying. Only Frances Mace knows the terrifying truth, and she’ll stop at nothing to avenge the murders of everyone she held dear. Even if it means taking down the boy she loves and possibly losing herself in the process.

Sharp and incisive, Daughter of Deep Silence by bestselling author Carrie Ryan is a deliciously smart revenge thriller that examines perceptions of identity, love, and the lengths to which one girl is willing to go when she thinks she has nothing to lose. 

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Review: Daughter of Deep Silence by Carrie Ryan

Daughter of Deep Silence by Carrie Ryan is a very captivating book. It is chock-full of suspense, humour and a plucky main character. Readers will find Daughter of Deep Silence hard to put down. Continue reading