Thalia @ Pictures in the Words

I'm Thalia! I run a book blog called Pictures in the Words and I hope to be an editor for YA fiction. I'm a GoodReads refugee!



Currently Reading

The Martian
Andy Weir
Progress: 31/369 pages
The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
J.R.R. Tolkien, Humphrey Carpenter
Progress: 193/432 pages
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling
Progress: 43/766 pages
The Children of Húrin
J.R.R. Tolkien, J.R.R. Tolkien
Progress: 313/313 pages

Of Poseidon

Of Poseidon - Anna Banks Okay, firstly, the summary doesn’t do this book justice. I know–it sounds like it’s going to be overly cheesy and terrible and corny, right? Wrong. It was so good! I’ve been dying to read this book for almost a year now, and could hardly contain my joy when my library volunteer supervisor let me have her ARC so I could review it. And I was not disappointed. It’s definitely making my list of favorite stand-alones–it had a great mix of everything, and wasn’t an extreme in any one direction. It was balanced and fun to read (if only a little awkward in Galen’s perspective), and leaves an ending that leaves so much open and up to discussion.Read more?