Title: The Fountains of SilenceAuthor: Ruta Sepetys Pages: 512Format: PrintGenre: Young Adult | Historical Fiction Release Date: October 1 2019Publisher: Philomel Books representation: n/acontent warnings: death, illness, religious discrimination Highlights of this novel include the chance to learn about the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, particularly from the perspective of an outsider (which I … Continue reading 5 Characters Who Represent Franco’s Spain in The Fountains of Silence
👸 Disenchanted 👸 I Wish … for a Sequel with a Little More Sparkle
A Not-So-Original Premise Dropped on Disney+ November 18 2022, Disenchanted is the long-awaited sequel to Disney's Enchanted. And when I say "long-awaited," I'm not exaggerating: this sequel comes fifteen years later. ❝ Ten years after the events of the first film, Giselle, Robert and Morgan Philip are living happily together with their newborn baby Sofia. However, … Continue reading 👸 Disenchanted 👸 I Wish … for a Sequel with a Little More Sparkle
Marvel’s SHE-HULK: Season 1 Review (SPOILERS!)
Maybe one of the Marvel shows I was the most ambivalent about, Marvel's She-Hulk, premiered August 18th and concluded October 13th. Like with everything else on this planet, I'm late to the party on a review, but I have thoughts that need to be shared. The show had some innovative Highs and certainly several lagging … Continue reading Marvel’s SHE-HULK: Season 1 Review (SPOILERS!)
20+ Blog Resources You Need in Your Life
I'm constantly looking for ways to grow and improve my blog. As fellow bloggers, I'm sure you are too. We want our blogs to represent us and we want to make sure to keep a blog/life balance while we do that. Not to mention our desire to keep reading diverse as well as find fellow … Continue reading 20+ Blog Resources You Need in Your Life
5 Books I Didn’t Know I Needed (in my life)
i've officially been away from the blog life (and the book life) for more than two years now. it goes without saying that i know nothing about the books on the market right now. NOTHING. it's absolutely tragic and if you need to shed a tear or two, i will completely understand. that being said, … Continue reading 5 Books I Didn’t Know I Needed (in my life)
#POLL: Do Bloggers Need a Social Presence?
YES or NO DO BLOGGERS NEED A SOCIAL PRESENCE BEYOND THEIR BLOG? Bloggers spend hours every week preparing for, writing, and editing their content. Book bloggers in particular add in the time it takes to read novels, contact literary reps for ARC reviews/blog tours, and make trips to libraries and book stores. It is time … Continue reading #POLL: Do Bloggers Need a Social Presence?