Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Imagine a world where books are burnt and reading is out-lawed Guy Montag is a fireman; but in this world a fireman’s job is to find books and burn them. In the society Montag lives in, people don’t think or feel, they just go on doing what they’re told. Teenagers drink and hurt/kill other forContinue reading “Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury”

Teaser Tuesday #13

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Grab your current read, open to a random page and share two teaser sentences from that page! Caves of Steel is a book by Isaac Asimov, the first book in the Robot series. The novel takes place three thousand years intoContinue reading “Teaser Tuesday #13”

Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

*spoilers* I recently read Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut, a science fiction novel also called The Children’s Crusade: A Duty-Dance with Death. It is about the World War II and the bombing of Dresden. While it is a book about war, it is definitely not a book about heroes. It is about innocents who are madeContinue reading “Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut”

I, Robot by Isaac Asimov

I know, I know, so much for all the drama, you’ll say (see: previous post!). I guess I just can’t stay away from my (awesome) blog anymore! My blog winning under two categories in Blogjunta’s BOIB 2010, and one of my posts being selected in Blogadda’s Spicy Saturday Picks was no help! Yay, me! ButContinue reading “I, Robot by Isaac Asimov”