I love me some mysteries. It's actually one of the only genres that will make me read adult books because I can't wait to dive into more mysteries that I can play detective and pretending solving the mystery is my biggest win in my life. However, mysteries - YA and adult - despite being under … Continue reading How Mysteries Have Lied to Me
Title: THE PROS OF CONS Author: Alison Cherry, Lindsay Ribar and Michelle Schusterman Pub. Date: March 27, 2018 Publisher: Scholastic Formats: Hardcover, eBook Pages: 352 Find it:Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD, Goodreads Drummer Phoebe Byrd prides herself on being one of the guys, and she’s ready to prove it by kicking all their butts in the snare solo competition at the Indoor Percussion Association Convention. Writer … Continue reading The Pros of Cons by Alison Cherry, Lindsay Ribar, and Michelle Schusterman
Sha is putting in a sick day in the book blogging world, and Mandy is here to fill in! You will be seeing Sha on Sunday again for a very special post celebrating a certain holiday perhaps? But until then you have Mandy doing some mid year freaking out! (also idk what happened to this … Continue reading Mid-Year Freak Out Tag (2018)
It's me, Mandy aka the DNF Queen. If you've been a follower of this blog, you know I have the DNF streak in my book genes. This year, I've been doing better...well, I WAS doing better. I was rocking it with my non-DNFs, and then the past two months hit and I accidentally DNFed quite … Continue reading Discussion Post: What Makes You Review a DNF?
Goodreads / Amazon / Barnes and Noble A young bisexual British lord embarks on an unforgettable Grand Tour of Europe with his best friend/secret crush. An 18th-century romantic adventure for the modern age written by This Monstrous Thing author Mackenzi Lee—Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda meets the 1700s. Henry “Monty” Montague doesn’t care that his roguish passions are … Continue reading The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
I do love me a good award show...although I've found them quite boring recently. However, book awards???? Yes, I'm so down for it! Thank you so much to Michaela @ Journey Into Books for tagging me for this! She has such a lovely blog full of fantastic review, amazing quote selections, book tags like this, … Continue reading Bookish Academy Awards
Goodreads / Amazon / Barnes and Noble Sadie Kingston, is a girl living in the aftermath. A year after surviving a car accident that killed her friend Trent and left her body and face scarred, she can’t move forward. The only person who seems to understand her is Trent’s brother, Max. As Sadie begins to … Continue reading The Lies About Truth by Courtney C. Stevens
It's time again for Mandy to bring her rambling game, and talk about something people weren't even thinking about! What shall be hashing out today? What makes a character too unlikable to read about? And what do you do with that? I love me a good mystery. Like, please, give Mandy allllllllllllllllllllll the YA mysteries. … Continue reading Discussion Post: What Makes a Character Too Unlikable to Read About?
So, back in the beginning of the year, many people were actually on top of things and were like, I'mma give me some goals for the year. I mean, I know so many of us came up with our yearly book challenges and set ourselves impossible numbers (aka, me, where I set impossible numbers and … Continue reading 2018 Book Goals (aka what I was supposed to do in January)
This month has been...I guess a good one? I"m really not sure what it's been, but I can tell you that I planned none of these books and they ended up being okay. I rediscovered my local library, and I'm pretty sure I just took out like 10 - 12 books the other day at … Continue reading May Wrap-Up / June TBR