Spindle and Dagger by J. Anderson Coats – A Review

Spindle and Dagger by J. Anderson Coats Young Adult | Historical Fiction Published by Candlewick Press Released March 10th, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received a free ARC of this book from the publisher. This in no way affects my opinions. The cover of Spindle and Dagger is gorgeous, and that’s what initially drew me to […]

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The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams – A Review

The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams Romance | Contemporary Published by Berkley Released November 5th, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: “We are all the sum total of our experiences at any given time, and our reactions to things are shaped by them. Just like in romance novels. Whatever a character went through before the […]

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This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel – a Review

This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel Contemporary | LGBTQ+ Published by Flatiron Books Released January 4th, 2017 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: I had seen the cover of this contemporary novel around, but I always avoided it because I assumed it was a young adult contemporary, which I tend to not enjoy. Turns out, […]

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Live Oak, with Moss by Walt Whitman – A Review

Live Oak, with Moss by Walt Whitman Illustrated by Brian Selznick Poetry | Graphic Novel | LGBTQ+ Published by Harry N. Abrams Released April 9th, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: I’ve always been a bit intimidated by classic poetry. When we read it in high school and college, I never really got them and found myself […]

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Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa – A Review

Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa Fantasy | Young Adult | Japanese-Inspired Published by Harlequin Teen Released October 2nd, 2018 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: I’m very, very behind on reviews. I decided to re-read Shadow of the Fox during FantasyAThon Round 2 back in December. One of the prompts for the readathon was to finish a fantasy that […]

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Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? by Caitlin Doughty – A Review

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death by Caitlin Doughty Nonfiction | Science | Humor Published by W. W. Norton Company Released 10 September 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: “We can’t make death fun, but we can make learning about it fun. Death is science and history, art and literature. […]

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Break Your Glass Slippers by Amanda Lovelace – A Review

Break Your Glass Slippers by Amanda Lovelace Poetry | Feminist | Retellings Published by Andrews McNeel Publishing Release Date: March 17th, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received an electronic arc of this collection from NetGalley. This in no way affects my opinions. I’ve never been a huge fan of poetry, despite often trying to […]

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The Sacrament by Olaf Olafsson – A Review

The Sacrament by Olaf Olafsson Mystery | In Translation Published by Ecco Released December 3rd, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received a free finished copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This in no way affects my opinion. I don’t get to travel much, so instead, I travel […]

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Would Like to Meet by Rachel Winters – A Review

Would Like to Meet by Rachel Winters Romance | Contemporary Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Released December 3rd, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This in no way affects my opinion. The biggest surprise of 2019 for me has […]

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Anyone by Charles Soule – A Review

Anyone by Charles Soule Science Fiction Published by Harper Perennial Released December 3rd, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received a free ARC of this novel from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This in no way affects my opinions. Before discovering this sci-fi novel, Charles Soule was known to me primarily as […]

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The Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky by Mackenzi Lee – A Review

The Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky (Montague Siblings #1.5) by Mackenzi Lee Historical Fiction | Romance | LGBTQ | Novella | Young Adult Published by Katherine Tegen Books Released November 26th, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: One of my biggest book-related surprises last year was discovering Mackenzi Lee’s The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue. Young adult […]

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After the Flood by Kassandra Montag – A Review

After the Flood by Kassandra Montag Post-Apocalyptic | Adult Fiction Published by William Morrow Released September 3rd, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received an unsolicited ARC of this book from the publisher. This in no way affects my review. I’m a bit obsessed with post-apocalyptic literature, so I was thrilled when I received a […]

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Mary Toft; or, The Rabbit Queen by Dexter Palmer – A Review

Mary Toft; or, The Rabbit Queen by Dexter Palmer Historical Fiction Published by Pantheon Books Released November 19th, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received a free finished copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This in no way affects my opinion. I feel like I’ve been having an […]

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Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff – A Review

Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff Science Fiction | Mixed Media | Young Adult Published by Knopf Books for Young Readers Released October 20th, 2015 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: For most of my twenties, science fiction was my favorite genre. In fact, I’d go as far as to say that it […]

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