Taylor is leader of the boarders at the Jellicoe School. She has to keep the upper hand in the territory wars and deal with Jonah Griggs—the enigmatic leader of the cadets, and someone she thought she would never see again. And now Hannah, the person Taylor had come to rely on, has disappeared. Taylor's only … Continue reading Review: A love letter to ‘On the Jellicoe Road’ by Melina Marchetta
Hi all! Welcome to another post of If you like that, try these …, my fortnightly post series where I share book (and sometimes movie or TV show) recommendations based on a book I’ve read. A new post comes out every second Thursday! TODAY’S PICK IS … “There’s sickness, and there’s sadness. But the thing is, there’s love, … Continue reading If you like that, try these … Anything Could Happen
Hi all! When it comes to choosing what book to read next, I'm hopeless. I'm sort-of a mood reader, sort-of not, and I usually have a hard time figuring out what to read once I've finished a book. And then that leads to me not reading anything for at least a week and I hate … Continue reading Choosing my next read: Trying out first chapters!
Hi all! Welcome to another post of If you like that, try these …, my fortnightly post series where I share book (and sometimes movie or TV show) recommendations based on a book I’ve read. A new post comes out every second Thursday! TODAY’S PICK IS … “I say, 'I will not be your weakness, Sean Kendrick.' Now … Continue reading If you like that, try these … The Scorpio Races
"A potently addictive blend of romance, fantasy, and science fiction full of unexpected twists." — Kirkus Reviews, STARRED Review "...a heartfelt, high-octane saga with gripping twists that will leave readers hungering for more." — Booklist Online In Altia, everyone knows the day they’re going to die from the moment they’re born. But what happens when … Continue reading Blog Tour & Excerpt: The Raging Ones by Krista & Becca Ritchie
Hi all! This is the first year I'm joining in on #ARCAugust and I'm so freaking excited!! I am very, very behind on ARCs, so this is the perfect way to get back on track! This reading challenge is hosted by Read.Sleep.Repeat! Below is a list of all the ARCs I currently have. I'm not … Continue reading #ARCAugust 2018 TBR!
A missing girl on a journey of revenge and a Serial-like podcast following the clues she's left behind. Sadie hasn't had an easy life. Growing up on her own, she's been raising her sister Mattie in an isolated small town, trying her best to provide a normal life and keep their heads above water. But … Continue reading ARC Review: Sadie by Courtney Summers
The Borderlands aren’t like anywhere else. Don’t try to smuggle a phone or any other piece of technology over the wall that marks the Border—unless you enjoy a fireworks display in your backpack. (Ballpoint pens are okay.) There are elves, harpies, and—best of all as far as Elliot is concerned—mermaids. Elliot? Who’s Elliot? Elliot is … Continue reading Review: In Other Lands by Sarah Rees Brennan
You may think you know the story. After a miserable childhood, penniless orphan Jane Eyre embarks on a new life as a governess at Thornfield Hall. There, she meets one dark, brooding Mr. Rochester. Despite their significant age gap (!) and his uneven temper (!!), they fall in love—and, Reader, she marries him. (!!!) Or … Continue reading ARC Review: My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows
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 this novel of first love and senior-year angst. When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat—but real life isn’t always so rhythmic. An anomaly in her friend group, she’s … Continue reading A book very much “on” beat: Review of Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli