T5W: Forgettable Books

When we read something, it tends to either stay with us long after reading, make us go into rage mode, or just fall into limbo like the books on this list. I personally do have a problem with retaining some information after reading a book, but these ones are books that I haven’t thought about…

Monthly Recommendations: First in a Series

These days, many people don’t tend to like the first book in a series as the books continue to be published; some think it’s too safe, not enough world building or other reasons. But there are first books that make you want to keep going with the series, whether it’s popular or just a random…

T5W: Books I Didn’t Get to in 2017

The list of books I wanted to get to last year got way too big and my brain couldn’t make up its mind of what I wanted to read for the last few months of the year. There was some great debuts that got a lot of buzz, personal books still waiting to be read…

ARC Review: Reign the Earth

Title: Reign the Earth (Elementae #1) Genre: YA Fantasy Release Date: January 30th, 2017 from Bloomsbury Format: Kindle ARC           * I received this ARC from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for review. The publisher requested the review to be posted within a month minimum prior to the book’s release….

December Wrap Up+ More Puppy Pictures!

Happy 2018 everyone! I hope everyone had a great holiday and good New Year so far! I swear so much time of the year just becomes a blur and before you know it, a new year is here! Today I’m sharing my small December wrap up and also wanted to share some pictures of Leo,…

Blog Tour Mini Review: Between the Blade and the Heart

  Title: Between the Blade and the Heart (Valkyrie #1) Genre: YA Urban Fantasy Publication Date: January 2, 2018 by Wednesday Books Format: Kindle ARC           * I received this ARC through St. Martin’s Press and NetGalley in exchange for an honest review for this blog tour. All thoughts are my…

Early T5W: 2018 Reading Resolutions

So, my normal blogging schedule is interrupted this week with another blog tour review, so I’m doing this T5W topic early, then posts on Thursday and Saturday. But I love that so many of these topics bring in the new year! These are 5 of my reading resolutions for the year and I will have…

Most Disappointing Books of 2017

Every year, we read books that make us disappointed, cheated, enraged or otherwise. We don’t love everything we read and sometimes, books get down in the bottom of the barrel when it comes talking about our end of the year reading. These books were ones I was excited for, but fell short for different reasons….

T5W: Book Wishlist for 2018

A next year for books always has potentials for new favorites, as well as breaking ground for YA in general. But this topic wants to focus on certain tropes, themes and genres you want to see more of next year without naming upcoming titles. I think this is good because while there’s hype around certain…

Five Reasons An Enchantment of Ravens Worked For Me

Title: An Enchantment of Ravens Published: September 26, 2017 by Simon & Schuster Genre: YA Fantasy Pages: 300 Format: Library Book         Synopsis: The town of Whimsy sits at the edge of the fae realm and they love all human Craft, which the fae cannot create. Isobel is a painter who has many…

Top(Not 5) Wednesday: Favorite Books of 2017

The end of the year is nearly here! It boggles my mind that there’s 10 days left of the year and then 2018 is here. But this post reflects on my top choices of the year. I can’t do only five because my mind does not compute only narrowing it down to five. So I’m…

More 2018 Stuff I’m Excited For

Besides books, there’s plenty of other stuff coming next year that should make it a fun year. Here’s a few music albums, movies, tv show stuff and other things I can’t wait for. These won’t be in chronological order and the dates can change at any time, but I hope they don’t 🙂 Black Panther…