When I read the Twilight novels by Stephenie Meyer, I was sufficiently underwhelmed. I found the plot line engaging and fun, but wasn’t impressed by Meyer’s writing style. And don’t even get me started on the movies… Ugh. Now, before Team Edward arranges for my public lynching, hear me out: I may have been wrong about Meyer’s writing. It is entirely possible that reading The Host has changed my mind.
This novel, a sci-fi/romance hybrid that defies the laws of modern genre, is Meyer’s first foray into adult fiction. After reading it, I can honestly say that it’s better than … Read More »