Category: books

#ReadAThon – Toil-and-Trouble-a-Thon

Someone help me. I just found out about a new read-a-thon today, and after watching one of the hosts' announcement videos, my brain decided to go ahead and compile a to-be-read list for all the challenges. But, uh. At least it's a short list? Anyway. Toil-and-Trouble-a-Thon. Basically, it's a read-a-thon that's all about witches, if … Continue reading #ReadAThon – Toil-and-Trouble-a-Thon

Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price—and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can't pull it off alone... A convict with a … Continue reading Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Review: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood

Review: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood

As the daughter of a meth dealer, Wavy knows not to trust people, not even her own parents. Struggling to raise her little brother, eight-year-old Wavy is the only responsible "adult" around. She finds peace in the starry Midwestern night sky above the fields behind her house. One night everything changes when she witnesses one … Continue reading Review: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood

Review: Catacomb by Madeleine Roux

Review: Catacomb by Madeleine Roux

Sometimes the past is better off buried. Senior year is finally over. After all they’ve been through, Dan, Abby, and Jordan are excited to take one last road trip together, and they’re just not going to think about what will happen when the summer ends. But on their way to visit Jordan’s uncle in New … Continue reading Review: Catacomb by Madeleine Roux

T5W: Books I Want to Finally Read in 2017 | Dec. 7, 2016

Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme officiated in November 2013 and is still going strong! Join the group to become a T5W-er and check out the topics for the current month! It's that time of the week again, folks! It's also a brand new month, which means brand new Top 5 Wednesday themes. … Continue reading T5W: Books I Want to Finally Read in 2017 | Dec. 7, 2016

Life Update #2 | Not Your Usual Reading Slump

Hello, fellow book nerds! Remember when I said I was in a reading slump? Technically, I still am, but now I'm pretty sure that mine isn't the same as most everyone else's reading slumps. Or maybe it is. Maybe reading slumps are another one of those things that affects each individual differently. In any case, … Continue reading Life Update #2 | Not Your Usual Reading Slump