Super huge thanks to the lovely Brigitte @ The Book and The Bone for nominating me for this award! RULES: Thank and link the blogger that nominated you. Answer the 7 questions that the nomination has provided you. Create 7 questions for your nominees. Nominate 7 other bloggers. Brigitte's Questions! I like this HP line… Continue reading Real Neat Blogger Award!
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme/feature created by The Broke and The Bookish. More information and bookish goodness can be found here. This weeks TTT topic is my most recent 5 star reads. I'm not going to go into any detail about these books since I obviously loved them and I read some of… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Most Recent 5 Star Reads
Title: The Serpent King Author: Jeff Zentner Pages: 384 Publisher: Anderson Press Synopsis: Dill has had to wrestle with vipers his whole life—at home, as the only son of a Pentecostal minister who urges him to handle poisonous rattlesnakes, and at school, where he faces down bullies who target him for his father’s extreme faith and very… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner
Puberty. It's something we all go through. It's normal. So why isn't it talked about in YA? Why are the teenagers we read about not going through the same changes we've gone through or are still going through? This is something I've been thinking about. I've been reading a lot of fantasy and dystopian YA lately… Continue reading Realistic Teenagers in YA: What I Want to See
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme/feature created by The Broke and The Bookish. More information and bookish goodness can be found here. For Top Ten Tuesday this week, I'm going to share with you all 10 books I don't talk enough about on my blog. I find myself often mentioning the same books over… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Love that I Don’t Talk About Enough
Title: Lady Midnight Author: Cassandra Clare Series: The Dark Artifices #1 Pages: 720 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Synopsis: It’s been five years since the events of City of Heavenly Fire that brought the Shadowhunters to the brink of oblivion. Emma Carstairs is no longer a child in mourning, but a young woman bent on discovering what killed… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare (Non-Spoiler + Spoiler)
Title: The Yearbook Committee Author: Sarah Ayoub Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary Pages: 304 Publisher: Harper Collins Australia Synopsis: Five teenagers. Five lives. One final year. The school captain: Ryan has it all … or at least he did, until an accident snatched his dreams away. How will he rebuild his life and what does the future… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: The Yearbook Committee by Sarah Ayoub
This book tag was created by Maureen Keavy over on Booktube, go check out her video! My latest obsession is Hamilton. I'd seen so many people talking about it on Twitter and on other blogs but I was never really interested. Then I decided to have a listen and pretty much instantly became HAMILTON TRASH. This… Continue reading Hamilton Book Tag!
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme/feature created by The Broke and The Bookish. More information and bookish goodness can be found here. Hello everyone! I'm so sorry it's been ages since I posted anything but I started working last week and I just haven't had the time. Though I don't think I'll be working… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books on my Autumn TBR
Title: The Unbound (The Archived #2) Author: Victoria Schawb Genres: YA, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Paranormal Pages: 360 Publisher: Hyperion Synopsis: Imagine a place where the dead rest on shelves like books. Each body has a story to tell, a life seen in pictures that only Librarians can read. The dead are called Histories, and the vast… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: The Unbound by Victoria Schwab (SPOILERS)