My May 2020 TBR

Since it’s been a long time since I’ve actually stuck to a TBR, I’m just going to share the books that I know I’ll be getting to. I’m currently re-reading Cora Carmack’s Roar so that I can read the sequel, Rage.While there are a lot of common YA tropes in Roar, I still really enjoy the storm magic […]

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The April Book Releases That I’m Most Excited About

The world is scary and complicated right now, but at least we still have books, right? April has quite a few new releases that I’m really looking forward to. And for some reason, almost all of them are coming out on April 7th! Like many people, I’m not financially secure enough to run out and […]

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Weekly Wrap-up – March 8th, 2020

Happy Sunday, y’all! I’ve had a fun morning filming and editing a new video for my YouTube channel. This was my second choice for thumbnail, and I think it’s too hilarious not to use somewhere. It’s been a strange week for me as I’ve been sick and my moods have been all over the place, but […]

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The Best Books I Read in 2019

2019 was a great reading year for me. A couple of these books have become all-time favorites of mine, and I’m looking forward to reading them over and over again. It was hard to narrow this list down to ten books, so here are my top 15 books of 2019. 15. $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost […]

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My March 2020 TBR

It’s finally March (my birthday month!!), and to celebrate I’ve put together an extra-long TBR! I tend to set very, very unrealistic goals for myself, as you can see with this TBR. Will I be able to finish 31 books in 31 days? Probably not, but it’s a goal for me to strive towards! One of the […]

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Small Spaces, DCeased, & Quiet Girl in a Noisy World – Review Quickies #2

Between working massive amounts of overtime and dealing with the normal ups and downs of life, I haven’t had a lot of time to write reviews. In order to catch up, here are a few quick reviews of books I’ve read lately. Small Spaces by Katherine Arden Middle Grade | Horror | Fantasy Published by G.P. […]

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December 2019 TBR

I recently accepted that there’s no way in hell that I’m getting to my Goodreads Reading Challenge goal this year (I’m at 149 of 225 currently), and as a result, I’m feeling a little more relaxed about my reading goals this last month of the year. There are three books that I’m currently in the […]

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Today is National Read a Book Day!

In case you didn’t know, September 6 is National Read a Book Day! I’m definitely planning on spending pretty much the entire day reading, especially since I live in an area impacted by Hurricane Dorian and as of this writing the winds are blowing at around 50 mph and I imagine our power won’t be […]

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America… in Books

One of the reasons I’ve always loved to read is that a good book can transport you to a whole new life, whether it’s a new planet or a new small town. I love novels that spend time building up the setting so that you really get a solid idea of where the story is […]

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Down the TBR Hole (Again) – #1

This challenge is something that I did a couple of times when I first started this blog. The idea behind it is to reduce the number of books on your TBR list. As far as I can tell, this challenge was created by the writer at the literary blog, Lost in a Story, but it […]

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New Releases for the Week of April 30, 2019

Here are the new releases for April 30, 2019! Hot Dog Girl by Jennifer Dugan Little Darklings by Melanie Golding Strangers Assume My Girlfriend is My Nurse by Shane Burcaw The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal Waste Tide by Chen Qiufan Cape May by Chip Cheek Hot Dog Girl by Jennifer Dugan Let’s Tell This Story Properly: […]

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2019 Edgar Award Winners Announced

The Edgar Awards are an annual award given to the best mystery books of the year. The lists are put together by Mystery Writers of America. Here are the 2019 winners. If you’d like a full list of the nominees, click here. Book synopses are courtesy of the publishers and Goodreads. Best Novel Down the […]

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New Book Releases – April 2, 2019

It’s Tuesday again – which means new books are being released today! Here’s some of what’s coming out today. If you know of a new release that I missed, let me know in the comments! Brute: Poems by Emily Skaja Descendant of the Crane by Joan He Soft Science by Franny Choi Wicked Saints (Something Dark and Holy, […]

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New Releases for January 22, 2019

It’s Tuesday, which means new book release day! There are so many coming out today, of which the titles below are just a small percentage. As always, the synopses are courtesy of the publisher. What books are you most excited about this week? Let me know in the comments! Kingdom of Copper (The Daevabad Trilogy #2) by […]

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Battlestar Suburbia by Chris McCrudden – A Review

“‘You know,’ added Alma, ‘the older I get, the more I think it’s not war or politics or all that stuff that makes history what it is. From what I can see, it’s all about the house prices.’” The Book Battlestar Suburbia by Chris McCrudden Published by Farrago Release Date: September 20, 2018 Goodreads Author Links: […]

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