Book Review: Through the Woods by Emily Carroll

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Description:

‘It came from the woods. Most strange things do.’

Five mysterious, spine-tingling stories follow journeys into (and out of?) the eerie abyss.

These chilling tales spring from the macabre imagination of acclaimed and award-winning comic creator Emily Carroll.

Come take a walk in the woods and see what awaits you there…

                                                                                      (Description from Goodreads)

Review of Through the Woods:

Deliciously eerie and best read in the dark with a single candle flickering, rain beating against the windows, and the wind howling. This graphic novel was a ton of fun to read if you like to have a thrill. Though none of the stories were keep-you-from-sleeping scary, they were all eerie and chilling and made you want to curl up under a blanket. Read More

Book Review: Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maude Montgomery

Anne of Green Gables

 Description: 

Everyone’s favorite redhead, the spunky Anne Shirley, begins her adventures at Green Gables, a farm outside Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. When the freckled girl realizes that the elderly Cuthberts wanted to adopt a boy instead, she begins to try to win them and, consequently, the reader, over.
(Description from Goodreads.)

Review of Anne of Green Gables:

Anne (with an e) simply stole my heart. Her curiosity and limitless imagination can’t help but make you smile, and her even stubbornness and temper are surprisingly endearing. Anne reminded me to be in constant wonder of the world.

Though I didn’t think the writing was particularly noteworthy, it was the characters that turned this sweet story into a timeless classic. Anne had me laughing out loud (particularly when she stomped on the candy valentine Gilbert gave her). Read More

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