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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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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Blog Tour: Strange Days by Constantine Singer [Review + Author Guest Post

Happy Tuesday all and welcome to day two of the Strange Days Blog Tour! I was ecstatic when Penguin Young Readers reached out to me to be a part of this blog tour. I have been craving a good science fiction book lately and this one definitely hit the spot for me. Strange Days by […]

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Top Three Thursday: Prettiest Book Covers

Hello all and Happy Thanksgiving to those who celebrate it! I am jumping in quickly to drop some beautiful book covers on you before I am lassoed back into the kitchen to help with the cooking. The theme for Top Three Thursday, hosted by A Cosy Reading Blog, is prettiest book covers. Damsel by Elana K […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I Want to Say Thank You To

Happy Thanksgiving week, book people! If you don’t celebrate Thanksgiving, HAPPY WEEK IN GENERAL! It’s time for stuffing, mashed potatoes, and gravy. Oh, and being thankful! The theme for this week’s Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, is a freebie so I went with Top Ten Authors I Want to Say Thank You […]

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Book Reviews: The Spellwork Syndicate

Hello bookish peoples! I’m here today with TWO reviews. I stumbled upon Sugar Spells (The Spellwork Syndicate #2) on NetGalley the other month and once I got approved to read it I immediately went and bought a copy of the first book, Deadly Sweet, on Amazon. I’ve recently found that I have a sweet spot […]

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The Backlist: The Illuminae Files

Hello all! I’m back with another set of backlist reviews. This time around I look at The Illuminae Files by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. This trilogy was one of my surprise reads of 2018. I constantly avoided these books, honestly, because I hated the bright orange cover of Illuminae. Well, you know the saying […]

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