TO THE MAX 2017 is thankfully ending this weekend, and I cannot wait for this shitshow of a year to be over. I've had some terrible years, but nothing this year has been mentally, emotionally, and physically exhausting. It's been creatively draining and just altogether horrible. There have been bright moments, but looking at 2017 … Continue reading Taking 2018 TO THE MAX
Top 5 Wednesday is currently being hosted by Sam at ThoughtsOnTomes. If you want to learn more about the group or are considering joining in, check out the Goodreads group. Each week has a different topic, and you just post five books that fit that topic. It's time to leave the terrible thing that was … Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Most Antisipated books of 2018
The Details Publisher: Spiegel & Grau Published: November 15, 2016 Genres: Memoir, Nonfiction My Rating: 5 Stars GoodReads Blurb Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his birth. Trevor was born to a white Swiss father and a black Xhosa mother at a time … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood
Top 5 Wednesday is currently being hosted by Sam at ThoughtsOnTomes. If you want to learn more about the group or are considering joining in, check out the Goodreads group. Each week has a different topic, and you just post five books that fit that topic. This week's theme is a list of best books … Continue reading Top Five Wednesday: Top Books of 2017
The Details Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Published: September 12, 2017 Genres: YA, Science Fiction, Fantasy My Rating: 3.5 Stars GoodReads Blurb: For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game—it’s a way of life. The obsession started ten years ago, and its fan base now spans the … Continue reading Review: Warcross by Marie Lu
The Details Publisher: Flux Published: December 12, 2017 Genres: YA, Contemporary, Romance My Rating: 3.5 Stars GoodReads Blurb Scarlett Stiles is desperate for a change of scenery after her older brother, Liam, dies of a drug overdose. But spending the summer with her grandfather wasn't exactly what she had in mind. Luckily, Scarlett finds … Continue reading ARC Review: All The Wrong Chords by Christine Hurley Deriso
The Details Publisher: Harper Collins Published: October 17, 2017 Genres: Fantasy, horror, comedy, Science Fiction, Science My Rating: 4.75 Stars GoodReads Blurb: Nilanjana Sikdar is an outsider to the town of Night Vale. Working for Carlos, the town's top scientist, she relies on fact and logic as her guiding principles. But all of that is put … Continue reading Audiobook Review: It Devours!
Welcome back to the twelfth month of Calendar Girls! It’s a monthly blog event co-hosted by Flavia and Melaine and designed to ignite bookish discussions among readers. Calendar Girls was inspired by the 1961 Neil Sedaka song, Calendar Girl, For more information, about the Calendar Girls community click here! Welcome to December blog friends! As 2017, grateful, comes to an end we … Continue reading Calendar Girls: December! Best book published in 2017