Oh hey! How have you been? I have just read the most amazing series, and I can't get it out of my head. It has been a very long time since I've loved characters and a fantasy world quite this much. This isn't a review because I really can't articulate how or why I love this … Continue reading The Queen’s Thief Series // Fantastic characters, stunning worlds, and many “wows.”
Everless by Sara Holland Rating: Genre: YA Fantasy Release Date: January 2, 2018 In the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency—extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed to add time to one’s own lifespan. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings, tax the poor to the hilt, extending their own lives by centuries. No one resents the … Continue reading Everless by Sara Holland // Mysterious estates and twists and turns.
Hey all - it is officially 2018! So weird. I really liked 2017, actually, but I'm also excited for 2018 - and all its exciting new releases. I'm not going to lie. Most of my 2017 most-anticipated releases were a big fat disappointment, but I'm holding out hope for this year - there are some … Continue reading My Most Anticipated Releases for 2018 – so far // January – July
Hi everyone! I can't believe the year is over - when did that happen?? I read a lot of great books this year, and found several new favorites. And I can't wait to find even more next year! So I'm going to wrap up this year with some of my favorite books from this year! … Continue reading The Best Books of 2017
The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand Rating: Release Date: October 24, 2017 Genre: YA Contemporary On Christmas Eve five years ago, Holly was visited by three ghosts who showed her how selfish and spoiled she'd become. They tried to convince her to mend her ways. She didn't. And then she died. Now she's stuck working … Continue reading The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand // Swoony romance + surprising emotions // + hiatus?
Hey everyone! I hope you are doing great. I'm super excited about today's post. I'm teaming up with the lovely Marie @ Drizzle and Hurricane Books for a new writing feature! A couple times a month we're both going to post something about our WIPs. Today's post is all about how we got the idea … Continue reading All About My WIP – Part II
Hey everyone!! I hope you had a fantastic September. This has been... kind of a weird month for me. I started school the last week of August and it took a couple weeks to get the hang of again. Because of that I was pretty slumpy, which was agony. But this time I tried something … Continue reading September Wrap-Up // 6 month blogiversary + Q&A // IT’S OCTOBER
Even the Darkest Stars by Heather Fawcett Rating: . 5 Release Date: September 5, 2017 Genre: YA Fantasy Kamzin has always dreamed of becoming one of the Emperor’s royal explorers, the elite climbers tasked with mapping the wintry, mountainous Empire and spying on its enemies. She knows she could be the best in the world, … Continue reading Even the Darkest Stars by Heather Fawcett // Wintry mountainous setting and almost villains.
Hey! Today I'm linking up with Top Ten Tuesday @ The Broke and The Bookish. Today's prompt is, "top ten books on your fall TBR." I could pretend that I'm not listing ten books because I ran out of ideas, but it's really because I'm kind of lazy and formatting posts takes long enough as … Continue reading Top 5 Books On My Fall TBR
The Glass Town Game by Catherynne M. Valente Rating: Release Date: September 5, 2017 Genre: MG Fantasy Inside a small Yorkshire parsonage, Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne Brontë have invented a game called Glass Town, where their toy soldiers fight Napoleon and no one dies. This make-believe land helps the four escape from … Continue reading The Glass Town Game by Catherynne M. Valente // Magical writing and ageless stories.