The Hate You Give | Angie Thomas

The Hate You Give | Angie Thomas

Review: Title: The Hate U Give Author: Angie Thomas Publishing: February 28th 2017 by Balzer & Bray/Harperteen Source: library Format: library hardcover Genre: YA; Contemporary; Romance subplot Date Read: May 2017 Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance […]

Saying Goodbye | The Lunar Chronicles

Saying Goodbye | The Lunar Chronicles

There comes a time with book series.  It’s a notably predictable time, but it’s the time that comes once you finish the final book: you set it down, you sit back, and you have to process saying goodbye.  It’s been a long while since I’ve had to say goodbye to a series–mostly because I’m absolutely terrible […]

Women’s History Month | 2017 Releases from Female Authors

Women’s History Month | 2017 Releases from Female Authors

Hello everyone!  I figured that since it’s Women’s History Month, what better way to celebrate than by sharing some of my most anticipated 2017 releases from FEMALE authors?!  While of course it would be practically impossible to share EVERY book by a female author that I’m anticipating in the coming year, these are some of […]

Waiting on Wednesday | Dreamland Burning

Waiting on Wednesday | Dreamland Burning

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine where bloggers can showcase books that we are eagerly waiting for. This week I’m anxiously waiting for Dreamland Burning by Jennifer Latham Publication:  February 21st 2017 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers When seventeen-year-old Rowan Chase finds a skeleton on her family’s property, she has no […]

Heartless | Marissa Meyer

Review: Title: Heartless Author: Marissa Meyer Publishing: November 8th 2016 by Feiwel & Friends Source: BEA (now BookExpo) Format: ARC Genre: YA; Fantasy; Retelling; Romance Date Read: December 2016 Catherine may be one of the most desired girls in Wonderland and a favorite of the unmarried King, but her interests lie elsewhere. A talented baker, she wants […]

Winter 2017 Comment Challenge

Winter 2017 Comment Challenge

Hey guys!  Although I have yet to publish my true bookish/blogging ~goals~ for 2017 (don’t worry they’re coming) I’m going to share one of them with you today.  Lonna @ FLYLēF and Alicia @ A Kernel of Nonsense are frequent hosters of “Comment Challenges”, and this winter of 2017 I decided it would be a fun idea to participate! […]

End of Year Book Survey | 2016

End of Year Book Survey | 2016

Thanks to Jamie for hosting another great year of the End of Year Book Survey (!!!!!) FYI Here’s my 2013, 2014, & 2015 surveys if you want to check those out too.  Now…let the survey COMMENCE.   Total Number of Books Read // 46 Total Number of Re-Reads // SEVEN (Shadow & Bone, Once Upon a […]

Waiting on Wednesday | Long May She Reign

Waiting on Wednesday | Long May She Reign

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine where bloggers can showcase books that we are eagerly waiting for. This week I’m eagerly awaiting Long May She Reign by Rhiannon Thomas. Publication: February 21st 2017 by HarperTeen Freya was never meant be queen. Twenty third in line to the throne, she never dreamed of a […]