Review: The Martian

The Martian
The Martian by Andy Weir
Karen’s Goodreads rating: 5 of 5 stars

This is what word problems should look like!!!

Written in the not too distant future. One where NASA has made enough scientific head way to land a team of astronauts on Mars, but not so distant that all the politics, international relations, and publicity look too different than what happens currently.

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Review: The Kiss of Deception

The Kiss of Deception
The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson
Kate’s Goodreads rating: 4 of 5 stars

I really enjoyed this book, though it felt a bit like a guilty pleasure. I’ll admit to the love triangle being less than convincing at times, and some plot holes that felt rather stretched, but I still thoroughly enjoyed the adventure. It was one I was sad to finish, and I’m eager for the sequel, though I fear a little bit that when I finish that one, I’ll be upset about waiting for a third one.