As disappointed as I was with the filmmakers for their failed attempt at adapting my guilty pleasure novel, The 5th Wave, into a decent movie, I still had the book series to fall back on for comfort. At least I thought I did. It turns out the movie wasn’t the worst thing that could happen […]Read more "Book Review: The Last Star (The 5th Wave Book 3)"
The 5th Wave was one of my favorite guilty pleasure reads of 2013 coming out of the Young Adult world. Unfortunately, the film adaptation is definitely not in the same category. It’s guilty of a lot, but being a pleasure isn’t one of them.Read more "The 5th Wave"
Lauren: Thanks to my sister’s rather important life events, from getting married to becoming a doctor, there hasn’t been much time dedicated to her poor, neglected sister. But no more! Book Club is back!Read more "Book Club In Session: The Infinite Sea (The 5th Wave #2) by Rick Yancey"
One quarter ends, another begins. Here is the list you’ve been waiting for! Get excited for what we’re excited for! Mass excitement! Yay!Read more "Looking Ahead to 2014: Third Quarter (July – September)"
Seems like just yesterday the writers here at HST… were compiling our favorites in different forms of media for 2012. Turns out another year has already passed and it’s time to decide everything from 2013 we feel worth mentioning, starting with a new category to us, books. Apparently only Heather and Lauren know how to […]Read more "HST… Best Books of 2013"
As we’ve feared, from the moment E.T. struck fear in the hearts of every child on the planet, the aliens will not come in peace. And when they do, they will come in waves.Read more "Book Club In Session: The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey"
I think we might have the next Twilight (but better) or Hunger Games (but a little worse) on our hands!Read more "Book Review: The Fifth Wave by Rick Yancey"