Bleh. This month has been STRESS CITY. I've been feeling pretty guilty because I have had NO TIME for anything other than work, which resulted in my worst reading/blogging month of the year. I feel like all of my social media, including this blog, have been ignored but I'm working to get back on track. … Continue reading May Wrap Up!
These reviews are spoiler-freeeee! 🙂 It's nearly the end of the month, so I'm squeezing in a couple of mini reviews! Becoming Author Michelle Obama In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United… Continue reading Mini Reviews
A Curse So Dark and Lonely Author Brigid Kemmerer Publisher Bloomsbury YA | 2019 Pages 496 fantasy | retelling Cursed by a powerful enchantress to repeat the autumn of his eighteenth year, Prince Rhen, the heir of Emberfall, thought he could be saved easily if a girl fell for him. But that was before he… Continue reading A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer
Obsidio Author Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff Publisher Knopf Books | 2018 Pages 628 sci fi Kady, Ezra, Hanna, and Nik narrowly escaped with their lives from the attacks on Heimdall station and now find themselves crammed with 2,000 refugees on the container ship, Mao. With the jump station destroyed and their resources scarce, the… Continue reading Obsidio by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
AHHHHHH. AHHHH! YOU GUYS. I finally got the chance to see The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical last Saturday in San Jose and OH MY GODDDDDDDDDD. IT WAS SO AMAZING AND I'M GONNA TELL YOU ALL ABOUT IT. I talked a bit about my admiration for this show a few months back, but seeing… Continue reading Recap | The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical!
A Shifting of Stars Author Kathy Kimbray Published 2019 fantasy Seventeen-year-old Meadow Sircha watched her mother die from the wilting sickness. Tormented by the knowledge that the emperor failed to import the medicine that would have saved her, she speaks out at a gathering of villagers, inciting them to boycott his prized gladiator tournament. But… Continue reading A Shifting of Stars by Kathy Kimbray
Hellooo! This is less of an ode than a Victoria Schwab appreciation post. I recently finished The Dark Vault (The Archived / The Unbound bind-up) and it was the last Schwab book I needed to read so I can officially say that I have read ALL OF VICTORIA'S BOOOOOKS (erm- well I still have to… Continue reading Ode to Victoria Schwab
Thanks to the lovely Angelica @ The Book Cover Girl for the tag! The Folk of the Air is one of my favorite series and I was sooo excited to do this one! 🙂 Rules: -Tag the creator (Xandra @ Starry Sky Books) -Read The Cruel Prince (cuz it's great) -Answer all the questions &… Continue reading Folk of the Air Book Tag!
A couple weeks ago I posted my first bookshelf tour where I realized that I talk too much and needed to separate this into two parts. 😀 The first one was all about the left and right sides of my big bookshelf, but this one will be focused on my Harry Potter shelf and a… Continue reading Bookshelf Tour Part 2!