Aug 292016
 
Read Kubrick's Game, You Will Love It

Kubrick’s Game by Derek Taylor Kent My rating:  Have you ever finished reading a great book that you enjoyed so much you have to tell everyone about it? The problem is you don’t know where to start. It was a problem I faced after reading Ready Player One, and it’s the problem I am facing after finishing Kubrick’s Game. Coincidentally Kubrick’s Game has been compared to Ready Player One, and rightfully so. It’s another puzzle-adventure novel whose clues and characters will keep you turning the pages. Kubrick’s Game is about a brilliant UCLA film student named Shawn who receives a very unusual package. The contents will take him on a quest [… Click to Continue …]

Jan 282014
 
Book Review: Ready Player One

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline My Rating: Click here to read the review on Goodreads. The star ranking of “it was amazing” seems trite compared to how much I enjoyed this book. I knew within the first three chapters that this was going to be a top five book for me. The entire book was living my early childhood from the 80s. I grew up playing several of the games that were mentioned in the book. I still watch all of the movies that were mentioned in the book. I am an avid gamer so the concept of the story had me completely immersed [… Click to Continue …]