Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

Series: Girls of Paper and Fire #1 Pages: 400 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Books Release Date: November 6th, 2018 My Rating:  Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It’s the highest honor they could hope for…and the most demeaning. This year, there’s a ninth. And instead of paper, she’s […]

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Review: An Affair of Poisons by Addie Thorley

Series: N/A Pages: 391 Publisher: Page Street Kids Release Date: February 26, 2019 My Rating:  After unwittingly helping her mother poison King Louis XIV, seventeen-year-old alchemist Mirabelle Monvoisin is forced to see her mother’s Shadow Society in a horrifying new light: they’re not heroes of the people, as they’ve always claimed to be, but murderers. […]

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Backlist Read-A-Thon TBR

This year one of my goals is to participate in more read-a-thons. I’ve tried a couple in the past, but I generally don’t end up reading any more than I usually do. When I saw Chandler Ainsley’s announcement for the Backlist Read-a-Thon I knew this was a great one for me to start with, since […]

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Review: Three Mages and A Margarita by Annette Marie

Series: The Guild Codex: Spellbound #1 Pages: 312 Publisher: Dark Owl Fantasy Inc. Release Date: September 14, 2018 My Rating: Broke, almost homeless, and recently fired. Those are my official reasons for answering a wanted ad for a skeevy-looking bartender gig. It went downhill the moment they asked me to do a trial shift instead of […]

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2019 Reading Goals: A Review

I made a post a few months ago talking about my 2019 reading goals and how they were going. With two days left in 2019, I think it’s time to look back on the goals I’d set for myself and see how I did. Read a book before I see the movie Of all the […]

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Books I Hope to Find Under My Tree

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish and is hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl I’ll admit it: I’ve already purchased most of the books on my wishlist during the mad rush of Black Friday sales. Still, there are a few I’m crossing my fingers are in some of the boxes […]

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Where the heck have I been?

Life gets crazy, I’m sure you all know that. In the last few months I’ve been traveling, I’ve been working, I’ve gotten married, I’ve registered to go back to school, and, most importantly, I’ve been reading. So let’s have a lil recap, shall we? When last we spoke I reviewed Seraphina by Rachel Hartman. Don’t […]

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Review: Seraphina by Rachel Hartman

Series: Seraphina, #1 Pages: 530 Publisher: Random House Release Date: July 1st, 2012 My Rating: In the kingdom of Goredd, dragons and humans live and work side by side – while below the surface, tensions and hostility simmer. The newest member of the royal court, a uniquely gifted musician named Seraphina, holds a deep secret of her own. One […]

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Books I Enjoyed That Were Outside My Comfort Zone

  Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish and is hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is an extra fun one, as it gives me a chance to talk about some of my favorite books that I don’t usually mention. I tend to read some very specific […]

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