Friday Favorites: Thing(s) about being a reader.

Hello all! If the space/time continuum is to be believed, it is Friday! I’m not sure quite how we got here, but here we are. I’ve been suffering a blogging slump lately but I’m actually really excited for this post because I’m about to talk about one of my favorite moments from my reading life.

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Want Now Wednesday: Magic for Liars

Magic for LiarsAuthor: Sarah GaileyRelease Date: June 4, 2019Publisher: TorSynopsis: Ivy Gamble has never wanted to be magic. She is perfectly happy with her life—she has an almost-sustainable career as a private investigator, and an empty apartment, and a slight drinking problem. It’s a great life and she doesn’t wish she was like her estranged […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Meant to Read In 2018 but Didn’t Get To

When I read the prompt for this week’s Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) I actually laughed out loud. There are so many more than ten books I meant to read in 2018. So. Many. More. But here are the Top Ten (out of the like 200) The Seven Realms series by […]

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Beat the Backlist 2019

I have spoken many times about the amount of unread books I own. Frankly, the number of unread books I own is shameful. Enter Beat the Backlist, hosted by NovelKnight. Go check out her blog for all the official info about the challenge, but I’ll sum it up for you… Basically, read your damn (pre-2019) […]

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Book Review: The Afterlife of Holly Chase

The Afterlife of Holly Chase Author: Cynthia Hand Publisher: HarperTeen Release Date: October 24th, 2017 Genre, as told by Kibby: YA contemporary with a dash of weird magic/science-y realism Rating: 5 Stars! Synopsis: On Christmas Eve five years ago, Holly was visited by three ghosts who showed her how selfish and spoiled she’d become. They tried […]

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Want Now Wednesday: Never-Contented Things

Never-Contented Things Author: Sarah Porter Publisher: Tor Teen Release Date: March 19, 2019 Genre: FAIRIES! (Okay, not a genre, but still…FAIRIES!) Publisher Website/Pre-order Links Goodreads Synopsis: Seductive. Cruel. Bored Be wary of… Prince and his fairy courtiers are staggeringly beautiful, unrelentingly cruel, and exhausted by the tedium of the centuries―until they meet foster-siblings Josh and […]

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Waiting on Wednesday: Never-Contented Things

Never-Contented Things Author: Sarah Porter Publisher: Tor Teen Release Date: March 19, 2019 Genre: FAIRIES! (Okay, not a genre, but still…FAIRIES!) Publisher Website/Pre-order Links Goodreads Synopsis: Seductive. Cruel. Bored Be wary of… Prince and his fairy courtiers are staggeringly beautiful, unrelentingly cruel, and exhausted by the tedium of the centuries―until they meet foster-siblings Josh and […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Best Audiobook Performances

The theme for today’s Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, was basically DO WHAT YOU WANT! And what I want to do is scream from my blog rooftops about my DEEP AND UNDYING LOVE FOR AUDIOBOOKS! I’ll save my full rant for another post next year (yay for future rants!), but I’m just […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Cozy/Wintery Reads

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday prompt from That Artsy Reader Girl is Cozy/Wintery Reads. Y’all, this is it. This is my prompt! I’m not sure I’ve expressed it enough on this blog, but I LOVE WINTER AND ALL THINGS COZY! Give me all the snow, wind, rain, mugs of hot beverages, fluffy blankets, flannel pj pants, […]

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Book Review: Pride by Ibi Zoboi

Pride Author: Ibi Zoboi Release Date: September 18, 2018 Genre: YA Contemporary Rating: 3.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Pride and Prejudice gets remixed in this smart, funny, gorgeous retelling of the classic, starring all characters of color, from Ibi Zoboi, National Book Award finalist and author of American Street. Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, […]

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