Eakle Reviews

Reviewing old books, new books, indie books, and stories.

By Celeste Ng “A poignant look into what it’s like to be a little bit different and the struggles of failure.” Eakle Reviews I think my favorite part about this book was the way Ng built tension between every character. The tension was so realistic that I even got stressed out about it. The book …

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By Zilla Babbitt “While Broken Sky is only a novella, it has enough imagery, passion, plot, character, and energy to be an entire novel.” Eakle Reviews My first read of 2021, and boy did it not disappoint. Zilla Babbitt does an incredible job in this story. Truly masterful penmanship and storytelling. I think the first …

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By Madeline Le’Engle “A Wrinkle in Time is a good child’s series, full of friendship and heartfelt messages.” Eakle Reviews While this is the first book in a series of five…..I didn’t like it.  A Wrinkle in Time is a good child’s series, full of friendship and heartfelt messages, like, “It isn’t on the outside …

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By Chuck Palahniuk “This is an entirely different side of death. An entirely different side of Hell. And an entirely different side of society.“ Eakle Reviews Only Palahniuk could write a coming-of-age about a dead, 13-year-old, self-proclaimed “fat girl” overhauling Hell as a telemarketer, collecting candy from demonic beings, and ripping the mustache off Hitler, …

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By Emily Bronte “Bronte takes us through the absolute most horrific emotional roller coaster of love and spite that is only rivaled in darkness by Poe.” Eakle Reviews Wuthering Heights is rotten to the core with vengeance and power. But, in a way, it’s also full of characters that are written so well, you can’t …

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