Elysa the Biblioblogger

All about books. Mostly reviews. Sometimes I'm funny.

Movie vs. Book: Gossip Girl

It's Movie versus Book Monday time! This week I'm chatting about Gossip Girl. I feel like anyone that knows me knows the answer already because I was pretty hooked on one of these. And the one I preferred is...(drumroll please) the... Continue Reading →


Secondborn by Amy A. Bartol

A few days ago I finished Secondborn by Amy A. Bartol. I've been listening to it on Audible. With my longer commute, I'll be going through a bunch more audiobooks most likely. This book is quite a long one at... Continue Reading →

Off the Shelf: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

This month's Off the Shelf read was The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid. I've read one of her book's before, One True Loves, which I was pleasantly surprised by. I had the same feelings about this book. It's not... Continue Reading →

Version Control by Dexter Palmer

I unfortunately went through an odd reading slump. I started two books and couldn't manage to completely get through either. The first was Version Control by Dexter Palmer. It's a science fiction novel I got from Book Case Club. I'm... Continue Reading →

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Disliked/Hated but Am Really Glad I Read

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog theme presented by That Artsy Reader Girl. To check out the topics and other bloggers' posts, visit here. For Top Ten Tuesday this week, we're talking about Books We Disliked/Hated but Are Really... Continue Reading →

Movie vs. Book: The Help

The debate about The Help was an easy one for me. The story is excellent, and it works in both mediums. However, execution is better in the movie. The book has merits, and it hits emotional points. The writing isn't as strong... Continue Reading →

Legion by Brandon Sanderson

My last Audible read was a short one in the form of Brandon Sanderson's Legion. It was only about 2 hours long, which was great. I didn't forget any of the story, and being so short, it was go, go,... Continue Reading →

Top Ten Tuesday: Books With My Favorite Color On the Cover (or In the Title)

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog post challenge organized by That Artsy Reader Girl. To see the posts and topics, check out the host's post. This week's topic is Books With My Favorite Color On the Cover (or In the... Continue Reading →

Movie vs. Book: 2001: A Space Odyssey

In this week's movie versus book post, I'm going to mention a pair that I can't believe I haven't talked about yet. As I've said several times, 2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke is one of my favorite books.... Continue Reading →