Author Archives: John Yap

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I, Claudius

Rank: B+ No. Times Read: 1 Last Read: Winter, 2012 Author Name: Robert Graves Review: With I, Claudius, modern readers […]

Suzanne Collins

After the events of Catching Fire, our 17-year-old heroine Katniss finds herself part of some rebel plot hatched by the supposedly destroyed District 13 to overthrow the evil Capitol…

Catching Fire
Suzanne Collins

The second book in the Hunger Games series starts off innocuously enough. Fresh from her status as the winner of the 74th Annual Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen travels through the other oppressed districts of the nation of Panem on a victory tour…

The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins

The Hunger Games debuted just a few years ago and quickly sold many millions and was snatched up for a movie. In short, the book’s exposure is universal, and anyone who’s anyone has already read the whole trilogy by now…

The Devil All the Time
Donald Ray Pollock

I’m so tempted to begin and end this review with one word…

Not a Review

Hello, my name is John, and I, like a slight majority of American adults, spend some of my time reading […]