Misc.

Why I Decided to Drop Star Ratings

I've been thinking a lot about ratings lately and how much they actually affect my reviews. I feel like my ratings have come to define what I say about a book and I feel the need to explain myself more. Don't get me wrong, it can be helpful for some to use these ratings to make… Continue reading Why I Decided to Drop Star Ratings

Wrap Ups

March Wrap Up

My reading progress this month started off kind of slow, but my motivation was high by the end of the month! I actually almost ended up reaching the same amount of books I did back in January, which was a feat in itself. Sometimes it's hard to balance reading ARCs and other books because I… Continue reading March Wrap Up

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that features highly anticipated book releases. Title: Catwoman: Soulstealer Author: Sarah J. Maas Publisher: Random House Publication Date: August 7, 2018 When the Bat's away, the Cat will play. It's time to see how many lives this cat really has. . . . Two years… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday

Reviews

[Review] The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

Title: The Hating Game Author: Sally Thorne Publisher: HarperCollins Publication Date: August 9, 2016 Nemesis (n.)  1) An opponent or rival whom a person cannot best or overcome; 2) A person’s undoing; 3) Joshua Templeman. Lucy Hutton and Joshua Templeman hate each other. Not dislike. Not begrudgingly tolerate. Hate. And they have no problem displaying… Continue reading [Review] The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

Wrap Ups

February Wrap Up

So February wasn't nearly as impressive as last month, sadly. I finished two books and started on a third and I wish I had had time to read more. It's hard to juggle sometimes and life got in the way. My free time was sucked up by school mostly, but I hope to make up… Continue reading February Wrap Up

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that features highly anticipated book releases. Title: Grim Lovelies Author: Megan Shepherd Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers Publication Date: October 2, 2018 Grim Lovelies is a darkly enchanting saga set in Paris that focuses on the forgotten characters of fairy tales. Anouk’s human form… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that features highly anticipated book releases. Title: Isle of Blood and Stone Author: Makiia Lucier Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publication Date: April 10, 2018 Ulises asked, "How can I look at these maps, see this riddle, and do nothing? They are my brothers." Elias reached across… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday

Reviews

[Review] The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton

*I received a copy of this title from the publisher in exchange for an honest review* Title: The Belles Author: Dhonielle Clayton Publisher: Freeform Publication Date: February 6, 2018 Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of Orléans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all… Continue reading [Review] The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that features highly anticipated book releases. Title: Leah on the Offbeat Author: Becky Albertalli Publisher: Balzer + Bray Publication Date: April 24, 2018 Leah Burke—girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier’s best friend from the award-winning Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda—takes center stage in… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday

Reviews

[Review] Shot on Gold by Jaci Burton

*I received a copy of this title from the publisher in exchange for an honest review* Title: Shot on Gold (Play-by-Play #14) Author: Jaci Burton Publisher: Penguin Random House Publication Date: February 13, 2018 Will "Mad Dog" Madigan is making his second trip to the Winter Games, and he couldn't be happier. Hockey is his… Continue reading [Review] Shot on Gold by Jaci Burton