Review: 100 Sideways Miles

Review: 100 Sideways Miles
Dec 22
2014

I feel that there are no words to describe Andrew Smith as an author. Well at least not enough to bring the proper justice to him. He, to me, is such a superb author that writes stuff that one would not think of and although it is weird, I find myself loving him. I first read Grasshopper Jungle which blew my mind in all different directions. I was captured by the descriptive scenes, the wording, and the whole story. When meeting Mr. Smith himself and buying his other book 100 Sideways Miles, I was expecting nothing less. When reading the book, I was not disappointed. I was ensnared by everything I was reading. The storyline for me is unique. It is not fast-paces or slow-paced. It is right in the middle and it proved to be the best book that I have been able to...

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Blog Tour: Grasshopper Jungle

Blog Tour: Grasshopper Jungle
Feb 20
2014

I can honestly say that this is the first book that I have read that has the word “horny” in the synopsis. I have seen it in a book when I read it, but never have I seen it before in the synopsis and I have to say that it is pretty cool. This is one way to catch a reader’s attention. I feel that the author is just straight forward and I know that some reader’s like it this way and I knew that this would be a book worth reading. Besides the 6 feet tall praying mantises, this book is a person’s reality. This book shows everything teenagers go through now a day. I cannot say that everyone thinks these thoughts or question things but there are so many people that have these thoughts and whether they tell people, write it in a journal, or keep it to themselves, people...

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