Tagged with sci-fi

{Blog Tour} Review: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe

{Blog Tour} Review: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe

What if life on Earth is all part of some Great Experiment? From Razorbill: 17-year-old Skylar has always been haunted by the fleeting yet powerful feelings that something around her has gone wrong. Those impressions have never seemed to reflect anything real, and have only earned her stares and whispers behind her back. But after … Continue reading

Popcorn and a Book (32): Ender’s Game

Popcorn and a Book (32): Ender’s Game

The Book: 1985 Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card (Tor Books) The Film: 2013 Ender’s Game directed by Gavin Hood (Summit Entertainment) In a very tight nutshell, Ender’s Game is about a boy prodigy who has been recruited by the government to train to fight “Buggers”—an insect-like alien species that decades before attacked earth. The … Continue reading

Popcorn and a Book: The Host

Popcorn and a Book: The Host

The Book: 2008 Written by Stephenie Meyer The Film: 2013 Directed by Andrew Niccol (Chockstone Pictures) This past week, along with the lovely ladies from Book Club, I went to see The Host in theatres. I had heard mixed things about it but avoided specific details—I wanted to go in with an open mind. The … Continue reading