Top Five Tuesday: Books that Drained My Emotions

I don't know why, but the last few books I just plowed through without any real emotional connection (am I reading too fast for the characters to connect? am I picking the wrong books?). I had to dig a little into my bookshelves for these picks, and now I'm an emotional wreck, so please excuse while … Continue reading Top Five Tuesday: Books that Drained My Emotions

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The Storm Runner / Lair of Dreams Reviews

 /  / Goodreads Zane has always enjoyed exploring the dormant volcano near his home in New Mexico, even though hiking it is challenging. He'd much rather hang out there with his dog, Rosie, than go to middle school, where kids call him Sir Limps a Lot, McGimpster, or Uno — for his one good leg. What … Continue reading The Storm Runner / Lair of Dreams Reviews

Yallfest 2018 Recap Pt. 1

YALLFest, which was founded by Jonathan Sanchez of Blue Bicycle Books in 2011, is a two-day festival that is open to the public and sponsored by Blue Bicycle Books [...]. Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl, authors of the Beautiful Creatures novels, assist in coordinating the author line-up and panels. YALLFest has become the largest young adult book festival in the … Continue reading Yallfest 2018 Recap Pt. 1

Read & Chill-A-Thon PROMPT #3: A New-to-You Author (+ Mandy Rants)

The Read & Chill-A-Thon is hosted by Rebecca @ Bookishly Rebecca. This readathon consists of four prompts and runs throughout the month of November. The goal is to take it easy and read as much or as little as you want. PROMPT THREE: Read a new-to-you author.  Since Mandy and I both decided to tackle this … Continue reading Read & Chill-A-Thon PROMPT #3: A New-to-You Author (+ Mandy Rants)

Questions I Have for Bookstagrammers

If you're in the book blogging world, chances are you've always dived straight into all the book media as well. You are 98.7% likely to have a Goodreads, and yes, you've probably dabbled into Book Twitter. Maybe you are one of the special few that try to tackle BookTube as well and make your mark … Continue reading Questions I Have for Bookstagrammers

Not Even Bones / Beanstalker and Other Hilarious Scarytales Reviews

 /  / Goodreads Dexter meets This Savage Song in this dark fantasy about a girl who sells magical body parts on the black market — until she’s betrayed. Nita doesn’t murder supernatural beings and sell their body parts on the internet—her mother does that. Nita just dissects the bodies after they’ve been “acquired.” But when her mom brings home … Continue reading Not Even Bones / Beanstalker and Other Hilarious Scarytales Reviews

😍 Escape the Bad Book Blues 😍 Our Favourite Books in Top Genres

This summer, I hit a massive roadblock. Not literally (because no, I was not driving and I did not crash my vehicle into some kind of signage blocking the road) and not entirely figuratively (because yes, I was still moving forwards, albeit slowly). I don’t know what happened, but suddenly it just became so much … Continue reading 😍 Escape the Bad Book Blues 😍 Our Favourite Books in Top Genres

ARC REVIEW: Jane Yolen “How to Fracture a Fairy Tale” ✏ I Heard You Wanted Some Fairytale Retellings?…

Title: How to Fracture a Fairy Tale Author: Jane Yolen Pages: 240 Released: November 5, 2018 Publisher: Tachyon Format: Paperback Genre: Fantasy Goodreads Rating: 3.41 (of 46 ratings)   Buy Now    Book Princess Reviews is a professional review site that receives compensation through affiliate programs (Barnes & Noble and Book Depository). We receive a percentage of commission from each purchase … Continue reading ARC REVIEW: Jane Yolen “How to Fracture a Fairy Tale” ✏ I Heard You Wanted Some Fairytale Retellings?…

Can’t Wait Wednesday: That’s Not What I Heard

Can't-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings to spotlight and discuss the books we're excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they're books that have yet to be released. It's based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. That's Not What I Heard by Stephanie Kate Strohm What … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: That’s Not What I Heard

Three Bookish Things Tag

Sha and Mandy are back in action today with a tag that has us picking 3 answers...for not 3 questions. Which is, you know, a missed opportunity, but okay then. Anyway, we would like to thank the lovely Rebecca at Bookishly Rebecca  for tagging us. She has a fantastic blog that Sha and Mandy both … Continue reading Three Bookish Things Tag