Into the Wild: book vs. movie

Into the Wild by John Krakauer Paraphrased from Goodreads In April 1992, a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Chris McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity. In the Mojave Desert he abandoned his car, stripped it … Continue reading Into the Wild: book vs. movie

Discussion: popular books I thought I’d like more than I did

AKA popular books that didn't live up to my expectations. Today I thought I'd talk about some popular books that I thought I'd like more than I did. It's always so disappointing when books don't live up to your expectations, but alas, it happens. All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven (1 star, DNF) There … Continue reading Discussion: popular books I thought I’d like more than I did