So, it’s that time of the month again. January was a sucky month for me in general, but it was a great reading month. I managed to read a ridiculous amount of books. Goodreads says I’ve read 17 books, however I don’t know how accurate that is, because 1. It does not count rereads … More January Wrap Up
Today, I’ll talk about some really hyped up books that did not live up to the hype for me. These are not bad books by any means, and I did enjoy some of them. However, they simply did not live up to the hype for me. Quick disclaimer, just because it did not live up … More Books that did not live up to the hype
Goodreads Monday is a weekly feature hosted at Lauren’s page Turner’s. My pick for the day is Sabriel by Garth Nix. Sent to a boarding school in Ancelstierre as a young child, Sabriel has had little experience with the random power of Free Magic or the Dead who refuse to stay dead in the Old … More Goodreads Monday
Becca Meister Fitzpatrick–wife, mother, grandmother, and pillar of the community–is the dutiful steward of her family’s iconic summer tradition . . . until she discovers her recently deceased husband squandered their nest egg. As she struggles to accept that this is likely her last season in Long Harbor, Becca is inspired by her granddaughter’s boldness … More Arc Review: Eden by Jeanne Blasberg
If you are a Harry Potter fan, you are probably aware of how controversial a character Severus Snape is. I’ve heard countless people criticize his behavior and talk about how horrible some of his actions were. I’ve heard people talk about how his creepy obsession with Lily did not justify him bullying a bunch of … More Why I’m done with Snape-hate.
Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme hosted at Lauren’s Page Turners where you get a chance to show off a book from your TBR. My pick for this week is Ronit & Jamil by Pamela L Laskin Pamela L. Laskin’s beautiful and lyrical novel in verse delivers a fresh and captivating retelling of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet … More Goodreads Monday
If you’ve been following my blog, you might be really surprised by this as I hardly ever make TBRs. However, I decided to make one this month even though I’m terrible at sticking to them. I had already read two books this month, All the Light We cannot See by Anthony Doerr and The Alchemists … More May TBR
Ari lost everything she once loved when the Five Guilds’ resistance fell to the Dragon King. Now, she uses her unparalleled gift for clockwork machinery in tandem with notoriously unscrupulous morals to contribute to a thriving underground organ market. There isn’t a place on Loom that is secure from the engineer turned thief, and her … More Review: The Alchemist of Loom.