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And The Ocean Was Our Sky by Patrick Ness


RATING: 🌕🌕🌕🌕🌑

Published: September 04, 2018

Publisher: HarperTeen

Format: Paperback

Pages: 160



“For who needs devils when you have men?”


With harpoons strapped to their backs, the proud whales of Bathsheba’s pod live for the hunt, fighting in the ongoing war against the world of men. When they attack a ship bobbing on the surface of the Abyss, they expect to find easy prey. Instead, they find the trail of a myth, a monster, perhaps the devil himself…

As their relentless Captain leads the chase, they embark on a final, vengeful hunt, one that will forever change the worlds of both whales and men.


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January Wrap-up

I pledged that 2016 will be a new year for me when it comes to book blogging. So I decided to do monthly wrap-up as well.

January is a good reading month for me. I’ve read a total of 5 books. I managed to squeeze in a couple of books when school started in the 3rd week of January.

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A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

A Monster Calls. Patrick Ness.

RATING: 🌕🌕🌕🌕🌗

Publisher: Walker Books

Publication Date: September 27, 2011

Format: Paperback

Pages: 216



“Your mind will believe comforting lies while also knowing the painful truths that make those lies necessary. And your mind will punish you for believing both.”



The monster showed up after midnight. As they do.

But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and the screaming…

This monster is something different, though. Something ancient, something wild. And it wants the most dangerous thing of all from Conor.

It wants the truth.

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