So far, I’ve given H.I.V.E. a lot of grief over its use of genre conventions, but I hope I’ve done it good-naturedly enough to keep you from being put off the book. I mean, it’s YA; it’s sort of YA’s job to use genre conventions to make characters relatable and understandable. And the story itself is something most kids can understand: being taken from your home because you’re special, but once you get away, all you want is to go back again.
- The fireworks have already started and Sunny is not pleased. We don't have a thundershirt, but maybe wrapping her in a blanket will help. #dogsofinstagram #pitbullmixesofinstagram #saynotofireworksShe's just happy to be included instead of being left at home. #dogsofinstagram #pitbullmixesofinstagramIt certainly doesn't look like I slept a full eight hours.It is not necessary to comment on the fact that I am smiling in this photo. That is all.My portrait mode donut looks like a rock. Or a shaved tribble.They wanted us to decorate our doors with our favorite holiday movies. Someone already had Die Hard, but this one definitely takes place around the holidays. #batmanreturns