Tag: terry reviews

  • Terry Reviews: Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

    Terry Reviews: Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

    Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain My rating: 5 of 5 stars My book recommendation for this month is Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain. This book is on everyone’s short list for awards, and it deserves to be. Billy is a very young Iraqi war veteran home with member of […]

  • Terry Reviews: The Maze Runner

    Terry Reviews: The Maze Runner

    The Maze Runner by James Dashner My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’ll give a shout out to James Dashner and his Maze Runner trilogy. This is young adult, but fantasy adventure of the highest order. Very exciting, very fast moving. There is a prequel and he has gone on to begin another series, but […]

  • Terry Reviews: The Book of Lost Things

    Terry Reviews: The Book of Lost Things

    The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly My rating: 5 of 5 stars I am recommending a book by John Connolly, one of my favorite thriller writers. But this book is not of that series or even that ilk. It is a fantasy for young adults, except it is really for everyone in the […]

  • Terry Reviews: Prince of Thorns

    Terry Reviews: Prince of Thorns

    Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence My rating: 5 of 5 stars This month I am recommending both PRINCE OF THORNS and KING OF THORNS by Mark Lawrence. They are two of three, with the third not yet published. I have read the first and am halfway through the second. As a fantasy tale, Prince […]

  • Terry Reviews: Passenger

    Terry Reviews: Passenger

    Passenger by Andrew Smith My rating: 5 of 5 stars This month, I am recommending Passenger by Andrew Smith, the sequel to The Marbury Lens, a book I read and loved a few years back. Passenger is a hard-edge young adult effort (which really doesn’t feel very young adult at all, if you get past […]