Tag: Marcus Sakey


Pre-Squee About … Written in Fire by Marcus Sakey

Pre-Squee

Welcome to the Pre-Squee, a new weekly feature here at the Bookworms and at The Book Swarm. Some books, though they might not be coming out for a few months, need an early squee — we just can’t hold in our excitement about them! Sure, we’ll do full reviews closer to the release date but […]

Posted 13 January, 2016 by Heather in Blog / 5 Comments
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A Better World by Marcus Sakey

My Thoughts: Brilliance was one of my favorite books of 2013, and I’ve eagerly awaited the release of the second installment in this sci-fi thriller series featuring a world where 1% of the population have startlingly enhanced intellects or abilities. The mark of a great followup is one where the book can standalone–one that you […]

Posted 19 June, 2014 by Heather in Blog, Heather, Heather Book Review / 7 Comments
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Super Six Sunday – Heather’s Favorite Books of 2013

Welcome to our  latest edition of Super Six Sundays! Enjoy! Super Six Sunday is an original bookish meme hosted at Bewitched Bookworms and inspired by “Top Ten Tuesday” from The Broke and The Bookish . You can see the weekly schedule of themes here. It’s so great to see so many people participating! Check back later and […]

Posted 29 December, 2013 by Heather in Blog, Featured, Heather, Super Six Sunday / 14 Comments
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Brilliance by Marcus Sakey

My Thoughts: Brilliance is set in an alternate universe present day world, where starting in the early 1980s one percent of the earth’s human population are born gifted. These “Brilliants” or “Abnorms” or “Twists” depending on who you ask, have abilities that put them at a greater advantage to the normal rest of humanity. Some have […]

Posted 14 August, 2013 by Heather in Blog, Heather, Heather Book Review / 6 Comments
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