Reading Slumps: Tips and Advice

We’ve all been there. The ever-growing TBR list, and you don’t feel like reading. Slumps are the worst! Today I am going to share what I do during slumps, what helps me get out of slumps, and some ideas for fun, fast-paced, short books that may help you get out of your reading slump. Part…

Mini Haul: Library Edition

After finishing Queen of Shadows, I NEEDED some heavy fantasy books to read…so I picked up these three! I’ve already read Shadow and Bone (and posted a review!), and I’m making my way through the Wrath and the Dawn next. I’ll finish with the Kiss of Deception! Then back to the library I go. My…

Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

I just finished reading Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo. For the most part, I liked it. I started out LOVING it, but 3/4 into the book, it just fell a little flat for me. PROS: i’ll start at the beginning (shocker). i thought Bardugo did a good job of getting us acquainted with the…

Top 5 Anticipated Releases of 2016

2015 was an amazing year for new releases. many series finished, and many were started. the sequels to some of my favorite books are coming out in 2o16! so this list makes me very excited. the book that i am most excited for…drumroll please….Throne of Glass #5 by sarah j. maas! it is untitled and…

I’m back!

Hello, friends. It’s been too long. I’ve been in such a reading/picture taking/blog writing/overall life slump. But thank the Lord it’s over! I finished Queen of Shadows, full review to come (most likely). Thanks for sticking with me! Fun things to come.  

Update!

It’s almost been a month since I’ve been on my blog! I’m so sorry! I thought I’d just post an update of my bookish life over the past month so here we go! I started off the month by reading Cress (which I LOVED), but after reading it I was in a major book hangover…

Book haul

So over the past three days, I’ve accumulated four books! I thought I’d share them with you guys today. 🙂 The first book I got was Off the Page by Jodi Picoult and Samantha Van Leer. This was the booksplosion book of the month last month. The story sounds super cute, so I decided to…

My fictional boyfriends

Hey bookworms! So today I though I’d share my top fictional boyfriends. 1. My number one who I will always love is Warner from the Shatter Me series. I fell in love with him when I first read the series, and the love is still strong! Haha. 2. Captain Carswell Thorne from the Lunar Chronicles…

Q&A #1

Hey guys! So I asked my followers on instagram for some questions. I’m going to answer them now! @bookishfanboy asks, “What is your hobby besides reading?” Ummm….is the internet an answer? Between instagram, goodreads, and now my blog, it keeps me pretty busy. @adorablereads (a good friend of mine) asks, “Who is your best friend…

Book review: Cress by Marissa Meyer

Cress is the third book in the Lunar Chronicles series. It is a sci-fi fairytale retelling of Rapunzel. I can’t go into plot because of spoilers, but please read this series! It’s fantastic. Now I will be getting into the review and spoilers! I’m going to start with characters. Starting with our new heroine, Cress….

June wrap up: 6 books.

Hey bookworms! Today I have my June wrap up for you all. I didn’t have the best reading month in numbers, but I love the books I read. I kicked off the month with the Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas. I had read Throne of Glass back in March, and I loved it. I…

Recommendation #1

Today’s recommendation is the Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer! This is a super fun and fast paced sci-fi series. I am personally not a huge sci-fi fan, but I love this series! It’s a nice introduction to sci-fi because the whole alien-space-planet-invading things isn’t too overwhelming. The cool thing is that these are sci-fi fairytale…