So, I thought it’d be a fun idea to make a list/discus my favourite and the most least liked book to movie adaptations! I’ve added in a couple of tv shows into the mix too, seeing as they’re book to screen adaptations and why not. I’m going to start with the worst adaptations, and finish with my favourite.
Title: Throne Of Glass
Author: Sarah J. Maas
Series: Throne Of Glass #1
Publication Date: August 2nd 2012 by Bloomsbury
Genres: Young adult, high fantasy
My Rating: 5 Stars
In a world without magic, an assassin is summoned to the castle. She comes not to kill the vicious king who rules from his throne of glass but to win her freedom. If she defeats twenty-three killers, thieves, and warriors in a competition, she will be released from prison to serve as the King’s Champion. Her name is Celaena Sardothien.
The Crown Prince will provoke her. The Captain of the Guard will protect her and a princess from a faraway land will befriend her. But something evil dwells in the castle – and it’s there to kill. When her competitors start dying one by one, Celaena’s fight for freedom becomes a fight for survival – and a desperate quest to root out the evil before it destroys her world.
Hey guys, and welcome to my blog!
So this blog is brand spanking new and I have no idea how to work wordpress, but bear with me! In this blog I want to write many reviews about my favourite books (and also the ones i dislike). I’d like to just talk about books. Books, books, books. I love books. And probably do some giveaways, because who doesn’t love free books (I currently have a spare /unread/ copy of City of Heavenly Fire looking for a new home too …). And I’d like to talk about plots, character arcs, and all that. Maybe I’ll share some writing here too. Who knows.
Since I’ve never written a review before, my next post will be a review (possibly of Crown Of Midnight, seeing as a finished it a few days ago). I don’t plan on writing a review at this moment in time – it’s almost 1am, and this girl’s gotta sleep. And I also need to learn how to write a good review. Which I hope won’t be too hard, but I’m currently having to google any word longer than four characters because I’m too tired for this.
I honestly have no idea what I’m doing, I just thought making a book blog would be fun.