Mask of Shadows by Linsey Miller Series: Mask of Shadows #1 Published by: Sourcebooks Fire Pub Date: August 29, 2017 Pages: 352 Format: e-arc | Source: NetGalley Genres: young adult, fantasy Rating: I Needed to Win. They Needed to Die. Sallot Leon is a thief, and a good one at that. But gender fluid Sal wants nothing more than to escape the drudgery of life … Continue reading Mini Review Monday: Mask of Shadows and The Tomb
An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole Series: The Loyal League #1 Published by: Kensington Pub Date: March 28, 2017 Pages: 320 Format: ebook | Source: purchased Genres: adult, historical fiction, romance Rating: As the Civil War rages between the states, a courageous pair of spies plunge fearlessly into a maelstrom of ignorance, deceit, and danger, combining their unique skills to alter the course of … Continue reading Review: An Extraordinary Union
Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett Published by: Simon Pulse Pub Date: April 3, 2018 Pages: 432 Format: hardcover| Source: purchased Genres: young adult, contemporary romance Rating: Ever since last year’s homecoming dance, best friends-turned-best enemies Zorie and Lennon have made an art of avoiding each other. It doesn’t hurt that their families are the modern day, Californian version of … Continue reading Review: Starry Eyes
I don't write a ton of discussion posts but this topic is definitely worthy of one! I'm actually surprised I haven't written an OTSP Secret Sister post before now. It's a popular project & hashtag so you have probably seen it online but I wanted to talk a little about my experience and gives some … Continue reading The OTSP Secret Sister Project
The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang Published by: Berkley Pub Date: June 5, 2018 Pages: 336 Format: e-book | Source: library Genres: adult, contemporary romance Rating: A heartwarming and refreshing debut novel that proves one thing: there's not enough data in the world to predict what will make your heart tick. Stella Lane thinks math is the only thing that unites the universe. … Continue reading Mini Review Monday: The Kiss Quotient
A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli The Hating Game by Sally Thorne Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin Alanna: The First Adventure … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Popular Books That Lived Up To The Hype
Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews that I treat more like a quarterly meme, whoops! My last STS post was in January but I'm going to focus on books I've mostly acquired this month for today's post. Birthday Gifties: Thank you to my wonderful husband and my awesome mom! My Plain Jane … Continue reading Stacking the Shelves - July Edition
The 6th annual ARC August, hosted by Read.Sleep.Repeat, is almost upon us! This will be my 4th year participating and I always enjoy it because it's a great way to whittle down my ARC pile (and my guilt over said pile). Plus I love getting to make lists and meet specific goals. This year is … Continue reading ARC August Sign Up Post!
2018 has been a really good reading year for me as we reach the halfway point. I'm on track with my Goodreads goal, I've been rereading lots of favorites, and I've been reading quality books outside of those favorites as well. Here are the ones I've loved best so far: Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books I’ve Read in 2018 So Far
I'm sure many of you know this about me already but I love Captain America a lot- the movies themselves, Chris Evans as Cap, and Steve Rogers himself as a character. I ALSO love celebrating what one might call.... fake occasions? I've made cakes in the past for Harry Potter's birthday, cupcakes for Voldemort Defeat … Continue reading Happy 100th Birthday, Steve Rogers!