CYOAs vs Choice in Video Games

As an assignment for this class, I read Mystery of The Maya, a Choose Your Own Adventure novel about a young man who travels to Mexico to find his missing friend and encounters many supernatural things along the way. Because it is a Choose Your Own Adventure novel, there are multiple places throughout the book…

CYOA: Journey Under the Sea and All You Need is Kill

I chose Journey Under the Sea┬ábecause it was the only novel I saw at Amherst Books. Such worked out, because for the question that determined our blog groups, I chose that I would prefer to explore the deep sea as my adventure choice. I’m both frightened and fascinated by the deep sea–I knew this story…

CYOA

I chose Space and Beyond for my CYOA novel. The book’s narrator speaks directly to “you.” You are a space-native child who begins the book by choosing which planet to attain citizenship in, and then you continue to navigate, in various ways, your journeys to and about these outer-space planets. The branches are of different…