#T5W: INCORRECT RATINGS!

This week's topic is all about books that you rated high but have low average rating on Goodreads. Of course, it could also be the other way around. Your choice completely though mine will be the former. Disclaimer: These are in no particular order and the books weren't really "low rating" per se it's just …

BOOK REVIEW: THE MAGICIAN’S NEPHEW by C.S. LEWIS

The secret passage to the house next door leads to a fascinating adventure NARNIA...where the woods are thick and cold, where Talking Beasts are called to life...a new world where the adventure begins. Digory and Polly meet and become friends one cold, wet summer in London. Their lives burst into adventure when Digory's Uncle Andrew, …

BOOK REVIEW: WOMEN OF RESISTANCE by DANIELLE BARNHART [EDITOR] & IRIS MAHAN [EDITOR]

A collection with a feminist ethos that cuts across race, gender identity, and sexuality. Creative activists have reacted to the 2016 Presidential election in myriad ways. Editors Danielle Barnhart and Iris Mahan have drawn on their profound knowledge of the poetry scene to put together an extraordinary list of poets taking a feminist stance against …

BOOK REVIEW: DARK ONE VOL.01 by BRANDON SANDERSON, JACKSON LANZING, COLLIN KELLY, NATHAN C. GOODEN, KURT MICHAEL RUSSELL

Paul is a young man who sees visions of strange and fantastic worlds--visions he initially believes are hallucinations. But these visions turn out to be prophesies, dark projections of a world in which Paul is a tyrant who destroys the world and the creatures that reside there. REVIEW Disclaimer: An e-copy of the book has …

BOOK REVIEW: BLUE LOCK VOL.01 by MUNEYUKI KANESHIRO [STORY] & YUUSUKE NOMURA [ART]

After a disastrous defeat at the 2018 World Cup, Japan's team struggles to regroup. But what's missing? An absolute Ace Striker, who can guide them to the win. The Japan Football Union is hell-bent on creating a striker who hungers for goals and thirsts for victory, and who can be the decisive instrument in turning …

BOOK REVIEW: SCREAMCATCHER: WEB WORLD by CHRISTY J. BREEDLOVE

When seventeen-year-old Jory Pike cannot shake the hellish nightmares of her parentโ€™s deaths, she turns to an old family heirloom, a dream catcher. Even though sheโ€™s half blood Chippewa, Jory thinks old Indian lore is so yesterday, but sheโ€™s willing to give it a try. However, the dream catcher has had its fill of nightmares …

BOOK REVIEW: EVERYONE DIES FAMOUS IN A SMALL TOWN by BONNIE-SUE HITCHCOCK

A lyrical and heartfelt collection by an award-winning writer that connects the lives of young people from small towns in Alaska and the American west. Each story is unique, yet universal. In this book, the impact of wildfire, a wayward priest, or a mysterious disappearance ricochet across communities, threading through stories. Here, ordinary actions such …